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Figure of a Seated Bulldog

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Sponged with manganese spots, the yellow collar with manganese scrolls and with blue/black muzzle, the blue octagonal base marbled in manganese and yellow.

Provenance

1962, Igo Levi, Lucerne; April 11-12, 1962, Levi sale, Weinmuller, Munich, lot 122, to Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2008), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

German, about 1750

Object Place

Bayreuth, Germany

Dimensions

Height: 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1040

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery