This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

Excellent quality and very rare mid 19th Century French Animalier bronze study of a seated griffon hound looking intently at two pigeons feeding beside him. The bronze with excellent hand chased surface detail and fine rich black/brown patination. Raised on an integral naturalistic base, signed P J Mêne.

Bibliography - 'Pierre Jules Mene - Catalogue Raisonné by Poletti and Richarme - Page 117'


Height - 18 cm Width - 28 cm

Condition report

Circa 1870 - Excellent Condition - Slight wear commensurate with age

Stock number

SKU 8257
Open by appointment and at fairs