A Pair of Ceramic Dogs Made for Svenkst Tenn
Item Number: 1478
A Pair of Italian Porcelain Dogs Made for Svenkst Tenn
H: 39" W: 15" D: 30"
The male and female dogs turned towards each other, wearing matching studded collars, seated on harlequin patterned rectangular bases.
An identical pair of dogs stood sentry at the entrance of the Svenkst Tenn store in Stockholm in the 1950s.
The dogs are illustrated in An Orchid in Winter: The Story of Estrid Ericson, ed. Monica Boman (Stockholm: Carlssons, 1989), 17.
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