Beg Sir!, Currier & Ives

D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts

Dog seated on chair at left in image. Girl standing to right of chair facing dog and bringing it a bowl of milk.

Small dogs were frequent companions for children and offered companionship as well as protection. Here, a young girl tries to teach her dog to “beg” by offering it a bowl of milk.

Object Creator
Currier & Ives (American, 1834-1907)
Object Creation Date
Hand-colored lithograph
10 x 14 inches
Gift of Lenore B. and Sidney A. Alpert supplemented with Museum Acquistions Funds
Accession Number
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