[The Guard Dog.]
Verlag der K.B. priv. Kunstanstaldt v. Piloty & Loehle in Munchen. [n.d., c.1860.]
Lithograph. Publishers blind stamp in centre of title area, 'Piloty & Loehle Munchen'. Printed area: 570 x 520mm (22¼ x 20½"). Spotting in very large margins.
A large clothed table covered in dead game, poultry, fruit and vegetables, and a Lobster in the centre. A dog is sniffing a stag's head from below the table, with a cat to the left, and a servant picking up some grapes to the right. After Peter Paul Rubens (1577 - 1640). The original painting is now held in the Alte Pinakothek in Munich. From the Munich Gallery collection.
[Ref: 38050] £260.00