Lot 1058 (The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction, 20th January 2021)
Sold for £1,500
Condition generally fair.
Very likely professional restoration throughout the principle figure, including to headress, also her right arm reaching up towards the back, the bottom of her stick, and through the chequered pillar and connected hem of her dress. Each of these sections with unglazed areas. A minor chip to base of her left clog. A restoration to the head of the last gosling
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IN THE MANNER OF LENCI - FIGURE GROUP OF A LADY WITH GEESE,
the central figure composed of a lady in national costume, with harvest headdress, clogs and walking stick, her skirt caught in a gust of wing, with mother goose in attendance, inscribed 'M99' to base, with secondary group of goslings following, both mounted to an oblong oak plinth, 54cm high overall
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