An image of Spring from the rustic seasonsAn image of Spring from the rustic seasonsAn image of Spring from the rustic seasonsAn image of Spring from the rustic seasonsAn image of Spring from the rustic seasonsAn image of Spring from the rustic seasons

Derby

(England 1750 – )

Spring from the rustic seasons

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

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.

Year
circa 1750-1755
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
17.8 x 8.2 x 7.0 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.126