An image of Dog on kennel

Meissen

(Germany 1710 – )

Dog on kennel

Location
15th–19th c European art
Further information

The model is probably one of the dog kennels on which Kändler is recorded working in February 1737. It was copied at the Du Paquier factory in Vienna, c1740. Three dog kennels are listed in the 1753 inventory of the remarkable collection of table centrepiece items accumulated by the Count von Brühl, prime minister and director of the Meissen factory under Augustus III.

Year
circa 1735-1740
Media
Ceramic
Medium
hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions
10.8 x 7.4 x 6.8 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.54