Minton Porcelain Figure Recumbent Pug On Cushion c.1831-1840

Minton Porcelain Figure Recumbent Pug On Cushion c.1831-1840

Code: FA1046

Dimensions:

W: 6.4cm (2.5")H: 6.1cm (2.4")L: 10.8cm (4.3")

£375.00 Approx $515.82, €439.11
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A very sweet Minton porcelain pug lying on a tasselled cushion, c.1831-1840. White glazed with a blue enamel collar and fine details to the face, gilt accents to the collar an cushion trim and tassels. 

Provenance: Dennis G. Rice collection and illustrated in Dogs In English Porcelain Of The 19th Century, Dennis G. Rice, colour plate 34.

It measures 10.8cm (4 1/4") long, 6.4cm (2 1/2") wide and 6.1cm (2 3/8") high. 

Condition very good. There is some professional restoration to the tail and touched up into the rump and a couple of tiny nicks in the glaze at the base of the cushion. Some minor handling wear to the gilt in places.