Nast porcelain nest of amors 01
Nast biscuit porcelain “Nest of amours” after Antoine-Denis Chaudet. The model was exhibited by Chaudet in the Salon of 1791. Six amours are arrayed in a straw nest resting on an octagonal base. [One wing, one foot, several fingers missing.]

Impressed mark: NAST

Height (ins.): 8¼      Length/Width (ins.): 9      Depth (ins.):
Origin: France, late 18th century     Period: Directoire