(Italy 1743 – 1759)
20.0 x 17.2 x 10.7 cm
The model is by Giuseppe Gricci. Though the source for this group has not been identified, Gricci’s figures have been shown in other cases to derive from prints after such artists as Pietro Longhi, Gian Domenico Ferretti and Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin.
Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 42, 43 (colour illus.). cat.no. 45