Chinese collection

Item LL 6571

Accession no: LL 6571
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Figure of a dog with stand
Materials: Porcelain with turquoise glaze
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 24.5 cm (with stand), W. 22.8 cm, D. 15 cm

Description: Figure of a dog seated, with a puppy on its back. Round the neck is hung a bell. Both dog and puppy have their heads turned back.

Provenance
S. E. Kennedy collection; his sale, Christie's, 21 June 1916, lot 253. Purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £31.10s; by whom gifted the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 311.