Statuette of dog (?)
Overall: 17.8 x 8.9 cm (7 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Seated figure; entirely covered with pale black; much worn; tail curled around legs; crude work.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way