London, South Kensington
28 March 2002
Two figures of the Prince of Wales and Princess Royal
the Prince wearing a cobalt-blue jacket and green trousers, holding a hat in his right hand, the Princess wearing a dress with a cobalt-blue bodice, holding a hat in her laft hand, each modelled standing beside a table one with a toy boat, the other with a bird perched upon it, on titled shaped rectangular base, mid 19th century (damages and restoration) -- 15.5cm. high
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Era (1970), p. A144, figs. 131 and 132.
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