London, South Kensington
19 October 2000
A Brussels faience model of a spaniel
after the Vincennes original model (chienne caniche), seated, the fur painted with black markings, on a rocky mound rectangular base painted in green and manganese, circa 1780 (detatched from base with old repair, minor cracks to base) -- 20cm. high
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Cf. Émile Bourgeois and Geo. Lechevallier-Chevignard, Le Biscuit de Sèvres, Vol. I, p. 4, no. 143.
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