An English oil on board dog painting from the mid-19th century depicting “Dandy”, in giltwood frame. Created in England in 1861 and initialed lower right, this vertical painting will make for an exquisite decorative addition to any home. “Dandy” is obediently sitting on a red fabric whose color compliments his white curly coat beautifully, while his neck is adorned with a thin blue collar from which hang a petite oval ring. He is very alert, his ears perked up. He is looking up at someone or something invisible to us. The backside shows a label dedicating this painting to Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales. Perfectly set inside a giltwood frame showcasing his name, this English oil on board dog painting dated 1861, will bring a joyous presence to any room!
H 18.75 in. x W 13.25 in. x D 1.5 in.
H 47.63 cm x W 33.66 cm x D 3.81 cm