The Four Classical Seasons, Derby porcelain, Circa 1760,
represented by four standing Divinities each attended by a Putto. (Approximately 9 inches h.)

Illustrated: Peter Bradshaw, DERBY FIGURES, pages 74 & 75.


WINTER: Vulcan wrapped in a mantle
warming his hands over a brazier, while a
Putto chops logs with an ax.

SPRING: Flora and a Putto bearing a basket of
flowers upon his head.

SUMMER: Ceres with a Putto holding a
cornsheaf.

AUTUMN: Bacchus bedecked with vine leaves
holding a bunch of grapes and a Putto sitting on a
wine barrel drinking from a goblet.

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