It has the original Cacciapuoti Italy label with the number 2065 on the bottom. The details of the porcelain are quite fabulous and of the highest quality showing detailed hand painted eyes, nose w nostrils, mouth, toes w toenails, ribs, back bone, muscles, shoulders, great ears.... It is in excellent vintage condition.
10" tall (25 ½ cm) x 8.5" (22 cm) long in the base. It will be a wonderful gift or a great addition to your collection. The Cacciapuoti family is perhaps among the most famous of Italian porcelain makers and dates back to the late 1700's. This was a large family with many branches and almost all were involved with the porcelain arts. The mark on the dog belongs to Guido Cacciapuoti and was used by his studio from 1930 to 1953.
The item "VTG GUIDO CACCIAPUOTI DOG PORCELAIN FIGURINE #2065 10 TALL ITALY WithLABEL MINT" is in sale since Tuesday, May 09, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Figurines\Animals". The seller is "2014roseburd" and is located in Miami, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.