figure, Winter

manufacturer: Bow porcelain factory (estab. circa 1747, closed 1776)

circa 1754
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Description
figure, Winter from the Set of the Four Seasons, consisting of Winter as a bearded old man warming his hands at a brazier, aperture to Spring and Autumn for candle mounts, allegorical figures clothed in 18th century contemporary costume, with an identifiable attribute – a brazier for Winter.
Maker and role
manufacturer: Bow porcelain factory (estab. circa 1747, closed 1776)
Production place
Bow, London, England
Production date
circa 1754
Media description
porcelain
Measurements
185 mm
Measurement details
height: 185mm
Credit line
purchased with funds provided by the Nina Stanton 18th Century Porcelain Bequest, 2017
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A1405.4