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Carved English Pointer Dog

1949.774 (RS119884)

Description

Carved wooden dog; standing English Pointer; wooden base painted brown; white body with large black spots; tail curled upward; front paws made of two pieces of wood glued, splitting at joint; underside of base, inscription "DERBY."

Details

Maker
unknown
Location of origin
United Kinigdom
Associated Building
Used At Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
paint (coating)
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Probably England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Carved
Carving
carving (processes)
carvings (visual works)
Dog
figure- and animal-derived motifs
paint (coating)
Probably pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 1/16 x 12 11/16 x 1 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.774
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
250689

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