Parian ~ Cottage Girl
Modeled by L.A. Malempra, The Cottage Girl is based on a 1785 painting by Thomas Gainsborough entitled Cottage Girl with Dog and Pitcher. Dated September 1877, this example is marked: L.A. Malempra/Sc. 1876/CERAMIC AND/CRYSTAL PALACE ART UNION/COPYRIGHT RESERVED/COPELAND/S/77.
Reference: Atterbury, Paul, et al. The Parian Phenomenon, Somerset, England: Richard Dennis, 1989. Pages 132 and 146, Fig. 503.
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