A Bow figure of a peep show man
A Bow figure of a peep show man
A Bow figure of a peep show man

A Bow figure of a peep show man

c. 1756 to c. 1758 England

Offered by Mary Wise & Grosvenor Antiques

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A rare Bow porcelain figure of the 'Peep - Show' man. He is standing on a scrolled rococo base and is carrying his peep show box on his back. This well sculptured character is modelled in the white.
The Peep show man was taken from the 'Cris de Paris' after a Meissen original; circa 1756-8
Lantern restored and small chips to edge of box at rear. Minor chips to hat brim and fingers
Reference: Bow Porcelain Figures by Peter Bradshaw, London 1992. Page 140 plate 132
Dimensions
Height 5.50 inch (13.97 cm)
Medium
Porcelain
Signed/Inscribed
1756 - 1758
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