Parian centrepiece ‘The Three Graces’, Copeland for the Great Exhibition, 1851


Magnificent large Parian centrepiece, ‘The Three Graces’, by Copeland, with the three classical maidens standing back to back on a triangular plinth, supporting a large basket vessel on their heads with original ruby glass liner. Unmarked, displayed by Copeland at the Birmingham Exhibition of 1849, also the Great Exhibition, London 1851. Made 1847-8.


one arm restored


53cm high


An example in the Victoria & Albert museum is thought to be the one listed on exhibit in the 1851 Great Exhibition.

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