D1446. Pair of White Delft Figures of a Young Lady and Gentleman
Delft, circa 1770-80
The young lady wearing a hat ornamented with a double and over her skirt an apron with a ruched edge and a double-bowknotted sash forming a pocket at the front supporting one end of the parasol (?) held in her left hand, her head slightly tilted to the left; the young man with his hair tied en queue, wearing a jabot at the neck of his waistcoat, and a coat over knee breeches, holding a tall glass in his right hand and a bottle in his left; and each standing on a low mound base.
Heights: 11.2 and 11 cm. (4.4 and 4.3 in)