Pair of Staffordshire figures of musical children, Wood & Caldwell, C. 1810
Rare pair of Staffordshire pottery pearlware figures, each of a naked child sitting on a green tree stump & mound, one leg crossed and reading from a music sheet, naturalistically coloured and set on a square plinth base.
attributed to Wood & Caldwell,
tree trunk terminals, legs restored; some slight flaking to enamels
ref. Halfpenny ‘English Earthenware Figures’ p166 for a marked single example.