This wonderful stallion is over 14 and 1/2 inches tall. His colors are magnificent and his expression full of excitement, wonder and realism. He was made by the Royal Dux factory and exhibits the companies' artists' dedication to the very finest quality in hand painted porcelain art. He is marked on the underside of the platform with typical Royal Dux markings.
Royal Dux is the more common name for the Duxer Porzellanmanufaktur, which was founded by E. Eichler in Dux, Bohemia in 1860. By the turn of the century, the firm specialized in porcelain statuary and busts of Art Nouveau-style maidens, large porcelain figures, and ornate vases with three-dimensional figures . Before 1938, the company had over 12,000 molds for porcelain. The firm is still enjoys popularity and healthy business.
Large Rearing Stallion Figurine by Royal Dux