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Title

Dog on kennel


Artist

Meissen

Germany

1710 -


About

The model is probably one of the dog kennels on which Kändler is recorded working in February 1737. It was copied at the Du Paquier factory in Vienna, c1740. Three dog kennels are listed in the 1753 inventory of the remarkable collection of table centrepiece items accumulated by the Count von Brühl, prime minister and director of the Meissen factory under Augustus III.


Details


Date

circa 1735-1740


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

hard-paste porcelain


Dimensions

10.8 x 7.4 x 6.8 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.54


Artist information

Meissen

Works in the collection

38


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 24 (colour illus.). cat.no. 18