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Poodle

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One of a pair of bronze animals (see 65.2224). Seated poodle on a bronze dore bordered cushion, four corners with bronze dore tassels.

Provenance

Baron Alphonse de Rothschild (b. 1878 - d. 1942), Vienna. By 1951, Rosenberg and Stiebel, New York; January 15, 1951, sold by Rosenberg and Stiebel to Forsyth Wickes (b. 1876 - d. 1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Wickes to the MFA. (Accession date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

French (?), 18th century

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 9 7/8" and 10 1/2" H.

Accession Number

65.2225

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture