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Owl and Pussy Cat

Original price $466.00 - Original price $466.00
Original price
$466.00
$466.00 - $466.00
Current price $466.00
The Owl and the Pussy-Cat Limoges Box is a beautiful and whimsical collectible that depicts the famous characters from the classic children's poem by Edward Lear. The poem, which was first published in 1871, tells the story of an owl and a cat who fall in love and go on an adventure together to get married. The poem has been beloved by children and adults alike for generations and has inspired numerous adaptations in different art forms.

The Limoges Box figurine captures the spirit of the poem perfectly, with a beautifully crafted porcelain owl and cat sitting in a small boat, just like in the poem. The box is made of fine Limoges porcelain, which is known for its exceptional quality and craftsmanship. The figurine is hand-painted in intricate detail, with delicate brush strokes bringing out the fine features of the characters and the boat.

One interesting fact about the poem is that it was originally intended as a Christmas gift for a friend of Lear's. He wrote the poem and created illustrations to go with it, and bound it in a small book as a gift. The poem became so popular that it was later published as a standalone work and has since become one of the most famous and beloved children's poems of all time.

Another interesting fact about the poem is that it has been adapted into many different forms, including children's books, plays, songs, and even an opera. The characters of the owl and the cat have become iconic and are often used as symbols of friendship and love.

In conclusion, the Owl and the Pussy-Cat Limoges Box is a delightful collectible that captures the spirit of one of the most beloved children's poems of all time. It is a testament to the enduring popularity of the poem and the timeless appeal of its characters. Whether you are a fan of the poem or simply appreciate fine art and craftsmanship, this Limoges Box figurine is sure to bring a smile to your face and a touch of whimsy to your collection.
SKU RDB-DBRc069

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