A 'Black Forest' Carved Dog Group
A 'Black Forest' Carved Dog Group
A 'Black Forest' Carved Dog Group
A 'Black Forest' Carved Dog Group
A 'Black Forest' Carved Dog Group

A 'Black Forest' Carved Dog Group

c. 1890 Switzerland

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A ‘Black Forest’ Carved Dog Group Constructed in naturalistically carved and stained limewood, on a rectangular base with radiused angles, the bitch couchant, and attending to her two pups, all fitted with realistic glass eyes, in the manner of Walter Mäder. Brienz area.
Brienz, Bernese Oberland, Switzerland
Brienz, in the Bernese Oberland, Switzerland was remarked upon in Baedeker's Travel Guide, as having a population of 2400, of whom 600 persons were employed as woodcarvers, to supply the tourist trade to Switzerland with mementos of the tour. A museum devoted entirely to the art of wood carving may be visited today. 'Swiss Carvings, The Art of the Black Forest' by Arenski, Daniels, and Daniels, published by The Antique Collectors Club 2004, pp 78 for similar examples
Dimensions
Height 30.00 cm (11.81 inches)
Width 62.00 cm (24.41 inches)
Depth 30.00 cm (11.81 inches)
Stock Code
9261
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Wood
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