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About the object

Circa 1765

The gallant stands under a tree with his arms raised on discovering a sleeping shepherdess reclining on rockwork.

This model can be found with a trellis arbour and also, surprisingly, exists in Tournai faience.

Literature – An example in the Musée de Tournai is illustrated by E.J. Soil de Moriamé, Les Porcelaine de Tournay, 1910, p.355, no. 743

Dimensions

21.4 cm high

Condition report

Minor chips to leaves and brim of her hat