1016. A Chinese Export Figure of a Puppy

Objektsbeskrivning
A Chinese Export Figure of a Puppy, seated on its haunches with the tail curled around a hind leg and slightly open mouth revealing small sharp teeth, wearing a collar with a pendent bell, the unglazed brown fur naturalistically combed, Qianlong period (1736-1795), height c. 18.5 cm; nicks, wear

NOTE:
Compare with a similar pair of unglazed rabbits, dated Qianlong period, in the collection of The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Mrs. David T. Beals Sr. Fund, F75-55/1

Compare with a similar pair of puppies sold at Stockholms Auktionsverk, Stockholm, 12 June 2012, lot 2186