London, South Kensington
21 September 2000
A pearlware group titled Perswaition
modelled as a courting couple, seated on a bench before a leafy bocage, the scroll moulded base applied with a titled plaque, circa 1820 (minor chips to bocage and extremities, the seated hound deficient) -- 19.5cm. high
See front cover illustration
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Cf. Pat Halfpenny, English Earthenware Figures 1740-1840 (1991), p.253.
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