Exterior painted in blue enamel showing an English couple in the countryside strolling to a church with their 12 children in pairs behind.

Interior shows a hen and 12 chicks, some drinking from a basin and some huddled in her feathers.


Earle Vandekar 1970; private American collection; Christie's, New York.

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