An image of Shepherd with dog

Chelsea

(England 1744 – 1769)

Shepherd with dog

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

Adapted from a Meissen prototype. The Chelsea version omits a lamb and includes a set of bagpipes. In other Chelsea examples it also often includes a second dog jumping up at the shepherd’s pouch. The figure sometimes has a female companion.

Year
circa 1762-circa 1765
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
28.9 x 14.6 x 11.2 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.104