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Dancing dog figurine

1998.5065 (RS23978)

Description

Plaster figurine of a dancing dog. Stands on hind legs w/ front paws at chest. Dressed in a skirt, painted pink, and a blouse, painted blue. Long brown ears and brown tail. Rest of body painted white. On a round base painted brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
plaster
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Dance
dance
Dog
dog (animal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
FIGURINE, ANIMAL
figurines
Painted
painting (coating)
plaster
Plaster
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 1.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5065
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24178

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