The Bing & Grondahl Company was established in 1853 by Grondahl, who was a figurine maker for the Royal Danish Porcelain Factory, and the Bing brothers, who were art and book dealers. In 1987 the company merged with its primary competitor, under the name Royal Copenhagen.
This charming figurine portrays a young boy walking on the beach, while looking down and seeing a large crab and seaweed near his bare feet. Decorated in the typical shades of blues, tans, browns and white noted for in B&G figures. The figurine measures 7 3/4" in height. Stamped in green with the "Three Royal Towers of Copenhagen - B&G - Copenhagen Porcelain Made In Denmark", circa 1970-1983; also in blue "B&G" and in green the model "1870" and artists initials "PU". There are no chips, cracks or repairs