Biscuit medallion, WEDGWOOD



Round biscuit medallion representing a standing goddess in classical costume, holding a toddler in her arms who attempts to catch a dove. A boy standing by her side holds a string and the open cage. This medallion is set with gilt metal and within an ebonized wood frame.

Collection label on verso: Inventaire (Inventory) Mesnard 1953. And older label with blue background marked "Mure de Wedgwood. XVIIIe siècle" (18th Century).

Late 18th Century.

Medallion: 5,5 x 12 cm (2 x 4-3/4 in.).
Frame: 12 x 11,5 cm (4-3/4 x 4-1/2 in.).

Provenance :

  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2011110103