10 - 11 June 2008,
Price realised USD 688
USD 1,500 - USD 2,500
THREE ENGLISH PEARLWARE FIGURES,
the first after the Medici Venus; the second of Ceres and emblematic of Summer; the third with arms raised and standing beside a shield
The Venus 9in. (23cm.) high (3)
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See Pat Halfpenny, English Earthenware Figures 1740-1840, Suffolk, 1991, p. 112, plate 21 and p, 174 for other examples of the Medici Venus and of the orator.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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