A WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLUE AND WHITE JASPERWARE OVAL PLAQUE OF CUPIDS AT PLAY CIRCA 1775-80
the solid-blue body decorated in low relief with nine sprigged figures of putti dancing in a circle and playing instruments, impressed uppercase WEDGWOOD & BENTLEY, framed.
Plaque 6¼ x 8⅛ in.; 15.9 x 20.6 cm
There is an approximate 1/2-in. restored chip to the top edge and an adjacent flat 1/2-in. chip to the back edge.
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Antiques by Lilliane, New York, December 1976
The Hammond Museum, 1984, bearing label