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Title

Greyhound

circa 1742


Artist

Meissen

Germany

1710 -


About

Recorded in Kändler’s work records for 1740–44. The English greyhound was a popular hunting dog throughout Europe. This model was originally made for a ‘Herr von Bilow’, possibly the politican and diplomat Friedrich Gotthard von Bülow (1688–1768).


Details


Date

circa 1742


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

hard-paste porcelain


Dimensions

16.1 x 25.3 x 8.5 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.58


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, 26 (colour illus.). cat.no. 23