London, South Kensington
20 March 1997
A pair of Wedgwood majolica figures
modelled as male and female Bacchants, each modelled striding forward carrying poles suspending grapes and game, wearing animal pelts on tortoiseshell cylindrical bases, impressed mark to one, circa 1875 (damages, repairs and old restoration) -- 42cm.
See illustration (2)
Lent to the Warwickshire Exhibition 1948 by Lord Bearsted.
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