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Derby - biscuit group "The Four Elements" - eighteenth century
Derby - biscuit group contained the "four elements" represented by four characters symbolizing earth, water, fire and air around a tree on a rocky base.
model that can be attributed to the sculptor Nicolas Lecreux the manufacture of Tournai or Nicolas-Joseph-Francois Gauron also a sculptor to manufacture Tounai he left in 1770 for the manufacture of Chelsea.
Some small restorations and minor losses.
Eighteenth century - from 1775 to 1780
(See reproduction of Nicolas Lecreux preparatory drawings from the book
"The manufacture of Tournay" Soil and Moriamé - L.Delplace.