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Pair of dogs

Factory:
possibly Mennecy
Date:
possibly 18th century
Culture:
French, possibly Mennecy
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (.589): 4 11/16 in. (11.9 cm); Height (.590): 5 3/16 in. (13.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.589, .590
Not on view
Marking: Unmarked
Private Collection, France ; [ Rosenberg and Stiebel, Inc. , New York, until 1960; sold to Mr. and Mrs. Sheafer ] ; Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (1960–74; bequeathed to MMA)
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