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Pair of Carefully Detailed Porcelain Figures of Children at Play

third quarter 18th century, French, the gilt-trimmed turquoise figures of children picking flowers and playing with a goat.
h. 8-3/4", w. 5", d. 4"


Rich color and gilded highlights. In generally good condition. Typical scattered very small surface flakes and tiny losses primarily to bocage. Very scattered firing anomalies. FIGURES WITH GOAT: Goat with restoration to outer horn, adjacent ear, the opposing lower leg and the raised hand of one child. What appears to be two old firing cracks on the underside. The underside of both with four drilled holes and a darkened area at the center--probably due to having been mounted on bases at some point.

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Pair of Carefully Detailed Porcelain Figures of

Estimate $700 - $1,000Mar 17, 2018