A fabulous and unusual true pair of French “Beauceron” cast iron dogs, dating to the 19th century, one facing left, one right. Would have been at the door or gates of a Chateau.
The Beauceron, is a guard dog and herding dog breed failing into the working dog category whose origins lie in the plains of Northern France, considered to be, fearless, intelligent, protective and friendly.
France 19th cent
106 cms High (41.3 inches)
39 cms Wide (15.2 inches)
55 cms Deep (21.5 inches)