Sculpture - Sold library
A Sèvres Biscuit Figure of 'Le jouer de Sabot' on its Porcelain Socle, 1764-66
This biscuit porcelain figure depicts a young boy seated on a rock with a stick and a spinning top, raised on a fluted porcelain pedestal moulded with swags and decorated with a dark blue (bleu nouveau) ground and burnished gilding.
From the highly celebrated Galliers-Pratt Collection of French soft-paste porcelain, formed in the 1930s-1960s.
Private Collection, Sussex, UK, 2017