Sep 27, 2018 - Sale 2486

Sale 2486 - Lot 176

Price Realized: $ 1,062
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
(SCULPTURE.) Porcelain equestrian figure titled "A. Lincoln." Glazed and painted porcelain, 15 x 11 x 4 inches, unmarked; minimal wear, felt stabilizers attached to base. [Staffordshire, England], circa 1860s?

Additional Details

This depiction of Lincoln was probably done during his presidency. See Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures . . . of the Victorian Era, pages 202-5. It may have been adapted from an existing George Washington figure. With this lot, we ride off into the sunset.