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An image of Boy with dog kennel by Frankenthal An image of Boy with dog kennel by Frankenthal

Frankenthal

(Germany 1755 – 1799)

Title
Boy with dog kennel
Year
1781
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions

17.6 x 14.1 x 13.3 cm

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.164
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The group was modelled by Johann Peter Melchior initially for the Höchst factory, perhaps c1775 (compare L2012.134). Melchior moved to Frankenthal in 1779 and repeated the idea.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 95 (colour illus.). cat.no. 120