German Meissen model of a Bolognese hound (Bologner Hund)
modelled in a seated position with a white coat with greyish-black patches, late 19th century, after the 18th century model by J. J. Kaendler. With blue crossed sword mark to the base and inscribed 2841
A similar 19th century hound can be found in the V&A Museum Collection, CIRC.181-1955; Ceramics, Room 139. Johann Joachim Kändler, born 1706 – died 1775, made designs for the Meissen porcelain factory.