Pierre Jules MENE (1810-1879).
Pointing Canine on the Lookout, Head to the Left.
Bronze with sombre patina.
Signed on the embankment.
Height: 20,5 cm (8 in.) - Length: 31 cm (12-1/4 in.) - Depth: 13,5 cm (5-1/4 in.).
Model created circa 1843. N˚78 from Mène catalogue. Jane Horswell "Les animaliers". The Antique Collector's Club. 1971: similar model reproduced p. 138.