A Fine Early William Shakespeare Bust


Stock No: 001458


Height: 9.75 Inches / 25 cm


Reference: Myrna Schkolne Staffordshire Figures 1780 to 1840 Vol 4, Page 226, Fig 200.2


Price: £1375.00


A fine early pearlware bust of William Shakespeare (1564- 1616). William Shakespeare is England’s best-known poet. An excellent well coloured piece using detailed overglaze enamels, a crisp example showing how well the modelling appears when a bust is fresh out of the mould, this piece having an unusual shaped red marble effect socle, c1820. Professional invisible repair to the base.