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Sale IT159 Lot 5022

ENOCH WOOD PEARLWARE BUST OF GEORGE WASHINGTON England, dated 1818, raised medallion, on the reserve, inscribed "***Washington*** / Born - 1732 / Died - 1799 / Enoch Wood, Sculp./ 1818", with a relief below with putto riding on the back of an eagle brandishing a starred ribbon, modeled in ochre vest and matte blue jacket, on a black socle base - h:8.25 in.

Exhibitions: Similar examples are in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York and at the Winterthur Museum, Delaware.

Estimate $700-900

Sold for $1,400.00

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