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Figure group - Heroic Deeds

Heroic Deeds

  • Object:

    Figure group

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (possibly, made)
    United Kingdom (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    2001 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Flynn, Michael (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, modelled

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the artist

  • Museum number:

    C.23:1, 2-2005

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Michael Flynn is known for his freely modelled, expressive ceramic figures. This work demonstrates his particular interest in historical porcelain figures, and follows a period working at the Meissen factory.

Physical description

Modelled porcelain figure group in two sections, consisting of two figures, one diving through the legs of the other to catch a cockerel.

Place of Origin

Germany (possibly, made)
United Kingdom (possibly, made)


2001 (made)


Flynn, Michael (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, modelled


Height: 29.8 cm, Width: 35.6 cm

Descriptive line

Figure group, 'Heroic Deeds', by Michael Flynn, United Kingdom or Germany, 2001

Production Note

Made in Germany or the UK.

Subjects depicted



Studio Pottery; Figures & Decorative ceramics; Porcelain; Ceramics


Ceramics Collection

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