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P001B - PAIR OF BOW FIGURES EMBLEMATIC OF FIRE AND WATER

Circa 1765, red anchor and dagger mark
From the series of the Elements, Fire modeled standing and holding a flaming urn at her side, the sea god standing upon the back of a large dolphin, each on a rocaille molded base enriched in turquoise and gilt
(Fire restored through her left wrist and the join where the figure meets the base; Neptune broken through waist and upper arms)
9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm) high (2)

LITERATURE
Cleo M. and G. Ryland Scott Jr., Antique Porcelain Digest, Newport, England, 1961, pp. 94; 197, plate 155, figs. 527 and 530.

EXIBITION
On display in the Scott-Allen Collection at The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia from 1976 until 1996

On display in the “George Ryland Scott Collection” at The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art between June 1955 and May 1960
NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D3S, f/4.5 @ 50 mm, 1/80, ISO 400, No Flash

P001B - PAIR OF BOW FIGURES EMBLEMATIC OF FIRE AND WATER