London, South Kensington
19 September 2007
An 'Irish Dresden' porcelain figure of Peter Bull
seated in an armchair holding Aloysius and reading one of his books inscribed on base 'Tribute to Peter Bull, by house of Nisbet. Limited edition of 5000 figures worldwide' --6½in. (16.5cm.) high; 'The Teddy Bear Book' by Peter Bull, No.10 of edition of 10,000, signed; 'Bear with Me' by Peter Bull; three Peter Bull children's books - Bully Bear goes to a wedding; The Teddy Bear rally; and Goes to Harrods; and a photograph of Peter Bull with his collection
From the collection of The Late Peter Bull.
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For the porcelain figure see The Teddy Bear Hall of Fame - a Century of Historic Bears, by Michele Brown, page 117.
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