This figure and Winter (L2012.111) come from a set of four pairs of figures, each pair representing one of the four seasons. The decoration is of a style associated with a London workshop, possibly that of James Giles. The bases have the ‘dry edge’ characteristic of Derby figures at this period.
Referenced in 1 publication
Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 70 (colour illus.). cat.no. 80
Other works by Derby
Joseph Wright of Derby Margaret Oxenden circa 1757-circa 1759 8698 On display – 15th–19th c European art
Derby Winter from the rustic seasons circa 1750-circa 1755 L2012.111 On display – 18th c European porcelain
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