Chinese collection

Item LL 9517

Accession no: LL 9517
Object type: Jade, Hardstone and Glass
Name: Ornament in the form of a pair of dogs playing
Materials: Quartz with rutile
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 18th Century
Measurements: H. 11 cm, W. 14 cm

Description: Ornament in the form of a pair of dogs playing. On the tail of one is perched a puppy.

Provenance
A Lady of Title Collection; her sale, Christie's, 14 March, 1916, lot 52; purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £8; by whom gifted the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.

Literature
R.L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain & wedgewood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B.T Batsford, Ltd, 1928, No. 804.