Decorative Arts Auction

June 15, 2015

LOT 119

Lot 119

Derby Figure of a Woman Holding a Child, c.1765-70

Derby Figure of a Woman Holding a Child, c.1765-70
Lot 119 Details
Derby Figure of a Woman Holding a Child, c.1765-70

wearing a turquoise dress with white apron, red cape and yellow hat as she stands with the infant in her arms on a flowered base
height 6.7" — 17 cm.
patch marks

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $319.80
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Old repairs to hat, neck and baby’s neck; several minor chips

LOT 119

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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