Callot Figures - (Ceramics Porcelain Silver Gold)

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Callot Figures - (Ceramics, Porcelain, Silver, Gold, France, Italy, Germany) Dwarf figures, frequently grotesque, as made at several porcelain factories during the eighteenth century, particularly at Meissen and Vienna. The name derives from Jacgues Callot (1593,1635), French artist and engraver.

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