Pair of Meissen Pug Dogs, modelled by J. J. Kaendler

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A very attractive and well painted pair of Meissen Pug Dogs modelled by J.J.Kaendler, painted in naturalistic tones of beige, browns and with black detailing, both seated and looking to one side, the typical faces glaring up dolefully at the viewer, the bitch with a young pup at her feet. Both resting on twentieth century ormolu bases.

 

Circa 1745-1750

 

Height: 7 ins. (18cms.)

 

Marks: The bitch with blue crossed swords to the underside.

 

Item No. 941

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