Collection of twenty metal dogs of various types
Continental, c. 1900
Largest: Height 6cm, width 16cm, depth 7.5cm
Smallest: Height 4cm, width 7cm, depth 2cm
This charming collection contains twenty models of dogs, each of a different material, from a different country, and of a different breed. The collection is a fine example of the spectrum of taste in late 19th and early 20th Century European decorative art—and a charming assemblage to boot.