Full screen zoom

<< Previous page

Antique Dillwyn & Co.,Swansea Porcelain Flat-back Figure of Mare & Foal, Circa 1814-17.


Antique Swansea Porcelain Flat-back Figure of Mare & Foal,

Dillwyn & Co., Swansea,

Circa 1814-17.


The figure depicts a mare grazing and the foal looking aware as though startled.  The horse figures stand on a pink stepped base.


Between 1814 and 1817, Dillwyn produced the renowned Swansea china or Swansea porcelain and this figure was made during that period.


Dimensions: 6 inches long x 3.75 inches high


Provenance:

Private British Collection,

Andrew Dando of Bath


 This group was made at the Dillwyn & Co. works in Swansea where for a period of time an opaque china such as these figures were made.  Further, a similar model of pointers, on an identical base, was sold at Philips, Cardiff, in 1988 and another marked example can be seen at the County Museum, Truro.








If you would like to see the retail price of this item, please register with us.

 

Send the image and details to a friend:
Your Name:
Friend's Email:
Subject: