An Exceedingly rare Bow Model of a Hen

An Exceedingly rare Bow Model of a Hen, modelled seated on an irregularly moulded base applied with small flowers and leaves, the head, breast and tail with picked out feathers in brown, blue, black and red, with red wattles and comb.

For the example from the Untermyer collection in the Metropolitan Museum in New York, see Yvonne Hackenbrock, pl.92, fig. 256. An the example in the Geoffrey Freeman collection, previously in the Lady Ludlow Collection, see Anton Gabszewicz, Bow Porcelain, no. 266, and colour plate IX

Circa 1755-58

Height: 3 1/2 ins

Stock No. 1880

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