20 September 2001,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,175
GBP 600 - GBP 800
Two equestrian figures of General Lord Napier and Giuseppe Garibaldi
each modelled standing before a horse, holding the hilt of a sword, on titled mound bases, 19th century (Garibaldi with some damages and restoration, Napier with some minor flaking to enamels) -- 24cm. high
See illustration (2)
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Era (1970), p. C298, figs. 282 and 283.
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