Group

ca. 1800 (made)

Le Nove porcelain factory

Height: 57.8 cm, Diameter: 29.8 cm base

344-1905 CER

Figure group in hard-paste porcelain of Jupiter defeating the Titans, Le Nove porcelain factory, Nove, ca. 1800.

Figure group in hard-paste porcelain of Jupiter defeating the Titans. Jupiter is seated brandishing thunderbolts astride an eagle, which holds down one of the giants on top of rocks. Another giant is pinned under the lowest rock and round the base are three others.

Given by Sir Hickman Bacon, Bt

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case S, shelf 1

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