A patinated bronze animalier group: Chasse au Canard
after a model by Pierre-Jules Mêne (French, 1810-1871)
Suisse Frères Foundry
late 19th century
Depicting a setter retrieving a duck, incised P.J. MÊNE, Suisse Frères pastille, raised on a later and separate oval wood plinth.
height of bronze 6 1/2in (16.5cm); length 16 1/2in (42cm); height of plinth 1 1/2in (4cm)