Figure of a Seated Bulldog

German
about 1750
Made by Bayreuth Factory (German)


Object Place: Bayreuth, Germany

Dimensions

Height: 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1040

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

On View

Angelica Lloyd Russell Gallery (Gallery 142)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Sponged with manganese spots, the yellow collar with manganese scrolls and with blue/black muzzle, the blue octagonal base marbled in manganese and yellow.

Provenance

1962, Igo Levi, Lucerne; April 11-12, 1962, Levi sale, Weinmuller, Munich, lot 122, to Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2008), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger