Royal Doulton Figurine A Child’s Grace HN62A

A Rare Royal Doulton Figurine named – a Child’s Grace HN62A recently came to the market here in the UK. The figure was described as below:-

A Royal Doulton figure ‘A Child’s Grace’ HN62A designed by Lawrence Perughini, bearing inscription to front ‘Here, a little child, I stand, heaving up my either hand, cold as paddocks tho’ they be, here I lift them up to thee, for a benison to fall on our meat and on our all. Amen. Herrick’ (22cm tall)

We were not able to obtain a detailed condition report on the figure but we note that the auction estimate was £800GBP – £1200GBP. The final hammer price was £2000GBP!!