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Meissen Porcelain Figure of a Bolognese Dog
modelled by J.J. Kaendler 1734
for the Japanese Palace of Augustus III, Elector of Saxony and King of Poland

This cast and decoration 1734-35.
Acquired by a private collector in Monaco


Crossed swords in underglaze blue


Height: 49cm


very good, only minor restoration.

Five casts of this models seem to have been made in 1734

Two Bolognese dogs are in the PorzellanSammlung, Dresden; One example is in the Metropolitan Museum; another, albeit severly damaged is in the Brandenburg Textilmuseum, Forst/Lausitz. Another cast from the 19th c is in the Musée de Louvre.

€ 261.300

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