Pair of Dresden porcelain figures of gardeners, after Meissen, circa 1870, each modelled in 18th Century costume, decorated throughout with colours highlighted with gilt, underglaze blue crossed swords marks, indistinct incised numbers and patch marks, height 49.5cm
Male figure: Small chips and losses to the flowers. Discolouration to the hat. Tiny chip to the black glaze on his shoe. Firing crack to the back of his jacket. No further damage or restoration detected.
Female figure: Chips and losses to the flowers, particularly to the head of the bouquet on her bodice. No further damage or restoration detected.