The Death of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson (1758-1805)
137 mm (H)
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Attingham Park, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
Ceramic, Staffordshire, The Death of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson (1758-1805), Staffordshire Pottery. Ful-length Staffordshire figures of Lord Nelson, seated, in cocked hat, worn athwartships, seated on the ground (right). An Officer kneeling, bare-headed, right hand on Nelson's shoulder, left holding Nelson's left hand; a civilian (left), bare-headed and kneeling on his right knee. A sail behind the group.
part of collection built up by Thomas Balston (d.1967). He wrote about the collection in Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Age, 1958.
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Staffordshire Pottery, potter