Pierre Jules Mêne, French (1810-1879)  A bronze model of a hunting dog Chien Épagneul (Sylphe)
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Pierre Jules Mêne, French (1810-1879) A bronze model of a hunting dog Chien Épagneul (Sylphe)
Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,101) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Pierre Jules Mêne, French (1810-1879)
A bronze model of a hunting dog Chien Épagneul (Sylphe)
the dog looking into long grass, on a naturalistic base, signed P.J. MENE, dark brown patination, raised on a later suede covered oval plinth, 22cm high x 32cm wide

Footnotes

  • This model was first produced by Mêne in 1847 and was a reduction from a larger group of two dogs that Mêne produced the same year, known as Chasse à la Perdix. An example of which was offered for sale on 29th May 2012 in these rooms.
    This model is illustrated in M. Poletti & A. Richarme Pierre Jules Mêne, Catalogue Raisonné, Univers de Bronze, Paris, 2007, page 107.
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