5 July 2004
A Meissen model of a terrier on a kennel
CIRCA 1735, TRACES OF BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
The dog modelled seated on his haunches, with curly brown coat and tail and a white stripe down his back, with a pink snout and black collar, on a circular bois simulé kennel, the flat front with a circular aperture and with a grey thatched roof (ears restored, slight chip to roof at front)
4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) high
Anon., sale Christie's London, 3rd March 1986, lot 88.
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Guttmann Catalogue, no. 29.
A variant of this model was sold by Sotheby's London on 9th February 1960, lot 159, and another was sold in these Rooms on 1st July 1985, lot 132.
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