Up for sale is an Original DAHL JENSEN Copenhagen Basset Hound Puppy Porcelain Figurine #1065.
Measures approximately 5.5″ tall, & weighs 14.66oz. Markings put this being produced from 1928-1981. Painter’s initials of HM.
Jens Peter Dahl-Jensen (1864-1960)
He studies at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen from 1894-1897. He was then appointed as a designer/sculptor at Bing & Grondahl Porcelain Company from 1897-1917. From 1917-1925 he was a Manager & ArtisticDirector of the porcelain factory Norden.
He marries in 1900, & in 1925 he & his Family started their own factory in Copenhagen. His wife, Martha D-J, & his Son, George D-J, continued production until 1981. They sold the stock & closed in 1984.
Country/Region of Manufacture: Denmark