Lot 155. Gardner Porcelain Factory. TWO PORCELAIN FIGURES OF STREET VENDORS

Starting price:£ 1 500
Auction date:21.07.2020   17:00 UTC +02:00
Archive
ID 370615
Lot 155 | Gardner Porcelain Factory. TWO PORCELAIN FIGURES OF STREET VENDORS
One, realistically modelled and painted as a peasant in traditional tunic and cap with boots wrapped in bast-shoes, pushing a wheelbarrow loaded with a bundle of firewood formed as an inkwell with cover, marked under base with red overglaze factory mark, late 19th century; the other, realistically modelled and painted as a bearded fish seller wearing a sheepskin coat tied with a sash and with a white kerchief, mittens and boots wrapped in bast-shoes, balancing a two-handled tray on his head, on a rocaille base, marked under base with impressed factory marks and painted blue numeral '86', circa 1810-1830
The fish seller, 8 in. (20 cm.) high, and smaller

Information about the auction

CHRISTIE'S
Address of auction
CHRISTIE'S
8 King Street, St. James's
SW1Y 6QT London
United Kingdom
Preview01.07.2020 - 21.07.2020
ConditionsBuyer Premium
Conditions of purchase
Shipping
    Payment methods