Early 19th Century Terracotta Tablet of The Green Man
A finely cast tablet of the Green Man, his head dress centred by a large acanthus leaf with flowers and barley above with two small birds in flight to each side, his beard have the most wonderful lizard and snake to either side all surrounded by flowing foliate motifs and butterflies all terminating in dragon masks.
Obvious damages and losses to the terracotta, set in its original heavy pine shipping or packing frame.
English, early 19th century.
H:64 W;96 D:7.5 CM
H:25.2 W:37.8 D:3 INCHES