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Staffordshire Pottery Pearlware Figure of Paul Pry, England, 1820

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Dated: 1820 Staffordshire England A fine Staffordshire pottery pearlware theatrical figure of Paul Pry with the title I HOPE I DON'T INTRUDE impressed in the base in black capitals. This quality figure is well modelled standing on green circular base and is a rare version. Note: John Liston a famous comic actor was renown for his portrayal of the meddling busybody Paul Pry with catch phrases such as "I hope I don't intrude" and " Just dropped in". Note: also in stock a companion figure from the same group , John Liston in the part of Lubin Log. Medium: Staffordshire pottery pearlware ceramic earthenwatre Current condition restored tip of brolley. Provenance: Private Collection London Literature: Myrna Schkolne page 65 Volume 2 Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840 published by Schiffer.

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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 7 in. x W 3 in. x D 2.5 in.H 17.78 cm x W 7.62 cm x D 6.35 cm
  • Seller Location
    Woodstock, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    7772
  • Reference Number
    LU958113827421
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