The group was modelled by Johann Peter Melchior initially for the Höchst factory, perhaps c1775 (compare L2012.134). Melchior moved to Frankenthal in 1779 and repeated the idea.
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Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 95 (colour illus.). cat.no. 120