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.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
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.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
We go inside the foundation created 40 years ago by the printing entrepreneur and collector Daniel Terra
A blockbuster exhibition of the Netherlandish Old Master’s works will be like nothing seen before, or ever likely to be staged again