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Opticien
DECORATIVE ARTS
figurine
Keramiek Kasper
Europe: Belgium, Brugge
Late 20th c.
porcelain
overall: 290 mm x 110 mm x 90 mm

Figurine in porcelain, depicting a long-haired optician, wearing a short black coat, white shirt and brown tie and blue jeans, and holding a test letter chart in his left hand whilst supporting a display box of three spectacle frames at his feet. Artist's initials on trouser leg near left foot. Rectangular stone base. Paper retail tag attached at left foot bearing Dutch text. Supplier's adhesive label attached to rear of base. One additional spectacle frame, separately fashioned out of wire, detached.


2014.883

Gift of Mr Alan Sherman FCOptom, 2014



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