The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Fire-dog
  • Fire-dog
  • Attributed to Jacques Caffiéri (1678 - 1755)
  • Philippe Caffiéri (1714 - 1774), Probably assisted by
  • France
  • c. 1752
  • Gilt bronze, wrought and cast iron and steel bolts
  • Height: 37 cm
    Width: 55 cm
    Depth: 55.5 cm
  • F108
  • Back State Room
History
Further Reading
  • Perhaps 2 rue Laffitte and 3 rue Taitbout, Paris, 1871, or 5 rue Taitbout, Paris, 1871; probably Richard-Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford; Sir Richard Wallace.