We acknowledge the Gadigal of the Eora Nation, the traditional custodians of the Country on which the Art Gallery of NSW stands.

Title

Girl holding a nest of chicks (Summer?)

circa 1762-circa 1765

Artist

Chelsea

England

1744 - 1769

  • Details

    Date
    circa 1762-circa 1765
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    soft-paste porcelain
    Dimensions
    30.8 x 15.5 x 13.3 cm
    Credit
    On loan from Kenneth Reed
    Location
    18th c European porcelain
    Accession number
    L2012.103
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Chelsea

    Works in the collection

    23

    Share
  • About

    The rosy-cheeked farm labourer has discovered a nest of chicks while harvesting corn. The figure would probably have represented summer in a set of the four seasons.

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

Other works by Chelsea

See more works