An 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