London, South Kensington
14 December 2000
A Meissen model of a hound and hare
the hound modelled attacking hare, naturalistically coloured, on an oval scroll-moulded base enriched in gilt, blue crossed swords mark, circa 1765 (the hare's back leg a replacement, both the hound's and hare's ears restored, other small damages and restoration) -- 8cm. wide
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See the example sold Christie's Geneva, 14th November 1988, lot 54.
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