•D1779. Pair of Polychrome Equestrian Groups
Delft, circa 1790
Modeled affronté, each with a gentleman wearing a manganese tricorn, a green coat and iron-red breeches, seated on a yellow saddle astride a manganese-spotted horse with a blue twisted tail, colorfully trapped with a fringed and tasseled blanket, wearing a yellow, iron-red, manganese and blue cockade between the ears, and standing with one manganese hoof raised above the green chamfered rectangular base.
Heights: 22.9 and 22.7cm. (9.0 and 8.9 in.); Lengths: 21 and 21.8 cm. (8.3 and 8.6 in.)
Provenance : Collection Nijstad, Lochem