Large White Early Bow Model Of A Lion

 

An extremely rare Large White Early Bow Model of a Lion, standing on an irregularly shaped rockwork base, one paw held up on a tree trunk support, the ribcage clearly defined and with modelled mane, its head inclined slightly and the long tasselled tail resting between its legs.

Literature: Illustrated Peter Bradshaw, Bow Porcelain Figures circa 1748-1774. no. 55, (A67).

Circa 1750

Length: 9ins. (23cms.)

 

Stock No. 1242

 

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