Chinese Export Porcelain Hound

GBP 195.00

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Object Description

A finely modelled Chinese porcelain figurine of a seated hound. The animal is rendered in a naturalistic manner with much attention given towards the rendering of the anatomy and facial expression. The dog is wearing a chain with bell around the neck. The statuettes would have been originally completely glazed, however this has now faded away due to the erosion by sea water.

Date: Circa early 18th century

Period: Qing Dynasty

Object History

Provenance: From the Ca Mau shipwreck sank between 1723-1735, recovered in 1998.

Object Condition

Condition: Extremely fine, complete and intact. Original glaze missing due to sea water exposure.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    H:6.7 centimeters

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Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James
London
SW1Y 4AA

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