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early c19th regency period carved marble sculpture of a hound
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SA446732

EARLY C19TH REGENCY PERIOD CARVED MARBLE SCULPTURE OF A HOUND.

Price
£800 | $995 USD | €937 EUR
Item Number: SA446732
Date of manufacture: Regency
Current Status: in stock
Seller: M Lees and Sons
Seller on Sellingantiques since: 26 February 2013

Description:
Early C19th Regency period carved marble sculpture of a hound .
Sculpted in white Carrara marble , well carved study of a dog in a lying prone alert pose. Carved from a single piece of marble with integral canted corner plinth base .
The rear haunches depicted with the legs and tail wrapped and folded underneath the prone body . Good definition and detail to the paws and claws, the mouth partially open exposing teeth . The raised head of slightly naive design .
Charming Regency period sculpture in good original condition with no damage or repairs . The marble of a polished patina and creamier in colour than in photographs.
H 4"
W 8"
D 5"
England c.1820
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years ,M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As  ...show more description

Dimensions
Height = 10 cm (4")
Width = 20 cm (8")
Depth = 12 cm (5")

About the Date of Manufacture
This antique was produced in the Regency period (1811-1820). Regency in Great Britain was a period when King George III was deemed unfit to rule and his son ruled as his proxy as Prince Regent. On the death of George III in 1820, the Prince Regent became George IV. The formal Regency lasted 18111820.

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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Regency.

Dimensions

Height = 10 cm (4")
Width = 20 cm (8")
Depth = 12 cm (5")

Email seller about this item:

M Lees and Sons

Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
Worcester
WR1 2NB
United Kingdom
Tel: 07860 826218 or 01905 26620
Int'l Tel: +44 7860 826218 or +44 1905 26620
www.leesantiquesworcester.com