Kings Charles Cavalier Tricolor Spaniel enamel gold stick brooch by William Essex (English, 1784-1869)
Kings Charles Cavalier Tricolor Spaniel enamel gold brooch by William Essex (English, 1784-1869). Circa 1860 and after Queen Victoria's painting of Dash, her favourite Spaniel, by Sir Edwin Landseer "The Royal Collection" today holds a substantial number of enamels by William Essex. Signed to the reverse and dated “W ESSEX.“186?”. English circa 1860.
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