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One of a pair of sculptures. Hollow cast match safe statuette with integral lozenge-shaped base. Mature retriever straddles terrier puppy between two front legs. Terrier is lying on its back with tail between its legs and front right paw and leg lean against the older dogs front left leg. An...

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Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1997, from The Stradlings, New York, NY.

Credit Line

Gift of the Barra Foundation and Ann Macy Beha

American, 1871

Object Place

Concord, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

16.51 x 28.89 x 11.75 cm (6 1/2 x 11 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1997.58

Medium or Technique

Parian ware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain