Two Earthenware Figures
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 14, 2010 3:00PM
Two Earthenware Figures, England, late 18th century, overglaze enamel decorated figures, a Neale-type figure modeled as Charlotte mourning over the ashes of her husband; a female allegorical figure of Plenty, standing holding a horn of plenty, with a wreath of flowers in her hair, with "Meek's Collection" label on base; both on square bases, ht. 9 1/8, 8 1/2 in.
Charlotte- retouch to top of urn, head, and base, minor glaze losses.
Plenty- small losses to flower sprig in one hand, retouch to one foot several small paint losses to high relief areas.