English school, 19th century
'' Portrait of a Chihuahua ''
Oil on canvas
12.5 x 12.5 in / (32 x 32 cm) framed approx
A beautiful 19th century oil on canvas portrait of a chihuahua, in a gilt frame with oval sight. The chihuahua was not brought to the UK until the late 19th century, which makes this a very early and important depiction of the breed in art
Very good and presentable condition, ready to hang