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Pair of Famille Verte et Jaune Foo Dogs, Qing Dynasty
Located in Torino, IT
A pair of porcelain foo lions or foo dogs decorated in a pleasing combination of green and yellow enamels. The lions are portrayed seated firmly on their haunches upon a pierced rect...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Ceramics

Collection of Chinese Blanc de Chine Foo Dogs, 17th-19th Century, China
Located in Austin, TX
An absolutely wonderful assembled group of Chinese Blanc de Chine white glazed porcelain Buddhistic lion (foo lion, foo dog) joss stick holders, Qing Dynasty, late 17th - late 19th c...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics

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Porcelain

Large Scale Polychrome Glazed Porcelain Foo Dogs or Foo Lions
Located in Stockholm, SE
A very fine pair of large, Chinese ceramic polychrome glazed dogs of foo mounted on rectangular pedestals one with a raised paw resting on a puppy and another resting on a ball. The ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Sculptures and Carvings

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Ceramic

Pair of Japanese Gilt Wood Komainu, Guardian Lions, Early 20th Century, Japan
Located in Austin, TX
A charming and mischievous pair of Japanese carved, gilt and painted komainu, Showa Period, 1920's, Japan. The two komainu, or guardian lions, are portrayed seated upon their hau...
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Vintage 1920s Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Glass, Cypress, Wood

Chinese Foo Dogs
Located in Dallas, TX
Here we offer a pair of Chinese Guardian Lions, often called "Foo Dogs." Chinese Guardian Lions are a symbol of power and protection.
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Statues

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Limestone

  • Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Foo Dogs
H 22 in. W 22 in. D 14 in.
Two Chinese Wood Lion Foo Dogs Incense Holder
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Two Chinese wood Foo Dogs Incense holder burners. Featuring a pair of highly detailed lion foo dogs, one male and one female which were thought to protect the home from harmful spir...
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Late 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Pair Chinese Caved Wood Guardian Lions Foo Dogs
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Pair of 20th century Chinese carved wood guardian lions, sometimes called foo dogs in the west. Intricately carved with lots of detailing throughout, each a single wood construction ...
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Vintage 1950s Chinese Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Carved Stone Foo Dogs
Located in Stamford, CT
A pair of Asian carved stone Foo dogs.
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Early 20th Century Chinese Garden Ornaments

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Stone

  • Carved Stone Foo Dogs
  • Carved Stone Foo Dogs
  • Carved Stone Foo Dogs
  • Carved Stone Foo Dogs
H 21 in. W 24 in. D 15 in.
Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
Located in Atlanta, GA
Pair of Asian Bronze and Inlaid Glass Foo Dogs or Kylin Dragon, probably Chinese, circa 1950s or earlier. They retain their warm original patina. These were purchased from the Manhat...
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Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinese Export Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

  • Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
H 17 in. W 14 in. D 6 in.
Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
Located in Atlanta, GA
Pair of Asian Bronze Foo Dogs or Kylin Dragon, probably Tibetan, circa 1940s or earlier. They retain their warm original patina. These were purchased from the Manhattan estate of a J...
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Vintage 1940s Tibetan Chinoiserie Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

  • Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
  • Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
  • Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
  • Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
H 13 in. W 13 in. D 6 in.
Pair of Chinese Foo Dogs
Located in Sarasota, FL
This pair of hand carved Foo Dogs with a rounding red ball in each mouth of and polychromed. Will look fabulous and add alot to your home.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Sculptures and Carvings

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Fruitwood

  • Pair of Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Foo Dogs
H 9.75 in. W 6.5 in. D 4 in.
Chinese Ebonized Pottery Foo Dogs
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Chinese ebonized pottery foo dogs.     
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Animal Sculptures

  • Chinese Ebonized Pottery Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Ebonized Pottery Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Ebonized Pottery Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Ebonized Pottery Foo Dogs
H 14 in. W 8 in. D 9 in.
Antique Chinese Glazed Guardian Lion Foo Dogs, a Pair
Located in Forney, TX
A magnificent pair of large antique Chinese porcelain temple Guardian Lions - Foo Dogs. The near matching male and female pair of handcrafted architectural ornaments present superbly...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Chinese Export Statues

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Porcelain

Large Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
Located in Atlanta, GA
Pair of Large Asian Bronze Foo Dogs or Kylin Dragon, probably Chinese, circa 1950s or earlier. They retain their warm original patina. These were purchased from the Manhattan estate ...
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Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinese Export Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

  • Large Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
  • Large Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
  • Large Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
  • Large Asian Bronze Foo Dogs
H 23 in. W 12.5 in. D 12 in.
Pair of Chinese foo dogs
Located in Cheltenham, GB
We are pleased to offer a rare and unusual pair of 18th Century Chinese Dogs of Foo made from sections of root woot carefully interlinked to form naturalistic figures. Beautifully pa...
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

  • Pair of Chinese foo dogs
  • Pair of Chinese foo dogs
  • Pair of Chinese foo dogs
  • Pair of Chinese foo dogs
H 13.78 in. W 13 in. D 5.12 in.
Transparent, Peking Glass Foo Dogs
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Dazzling pair of left and right, Peking Glass Foo dogs on matching, solid glass, incised bases. Pierced wood bases are optional.
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Vintage 1930s Chinese Animal Sculptures

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Glass

  • Transparent, Peking Glass Foo Dogs
  • Transparent, Peking Glass Foo Dogs
  • Transparent, Peking Glass Foo Dogs
  • Transparent, Peking Glass Foo Dogs
H 16 in. W 7.5 in. D 4.25 in.
Pair Hand Carved Foo Dogs
Located in Pomona, CA
A pair of hand carved rosewood foo dogs or temple guards. The eyes, and teeth are painted.
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Vintage 1950s Chinese Animal Sculptures

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Rosewood

  • Pair Hand Carved Foo Dogs
  • Pair Hand Carved Foo Dogs
  • Pair Hand Carved Foo Dogs
  • Pair Hand Carved Foo Dogs
H 18 in. W 16 in. D 8 in.
Japanese Export Porcelain Foo Dogs
Located in New York, NY
Pair of mid century hand decorated porcelain foo dogs featuring a cinnabar ground accented with colorful glaze polychrome and gold accents.
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20th Century Japanese Chinoiserie Animal Sculptures

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Porcelain

  • Japanese Export Porcelain Foo Dogs
  • Japanese Export Porcelain Foo Dogs
  • Japanese Export Porcelain Foo Dogs
  • Japanese Export Porcelain Foo Dogs
H 7.5 in. W 5.25 in. D 7 in.
Chinese Carved Giltwood Foo Dogs
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Chinese carved giltwood foo dogs on naturalistic bases. Measures: 8.5" H x 7" W x 4" D. One with minor loss.
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • Chinese Carved Giltwood Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Carved Giltwood Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Carved Giltwood Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Carved Giltwood Foo Dogs
H 8.5 in. W 7 in. D 4 in.
Pair of Antique Chinese Carved Wooden Foo Dogs or Guardian Lion Statues, Qing
Located in Bristol, GB
Antique wood carving figures depicting Shishu. Exquisitely carved by a skilled hand with beautiful attention to detail throughout. Depicting one male and one female guardian lion. ...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Pair of Massive 20th Century Oriental Ceramic Foo Dogs or Temple Lions
Located in Petworth,West Sussex, GB
A large pair of unique and very decorative 20th century ceramic Imperial Guardian Lions, commonly known as Foo Dogs. Decorated in the Majolica style bright green and yellow toned ove...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics

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Ceramic, Pottery, Paint

Antique Large Pair of Porcelain Noire Glaze Foo Lions/Dogs
Located in Norton, MA
Super quality Antique, Large Pair of Porcelain Noire Glaze Foo Lions/Dogs from the 19th century of China. Quality work, artistic creation by a high skillful artist. Beautiful and si...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Other Figurative Sculptures

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Porcelain

A pair of 19th Century carved Foo temple dogs or Chinese guardian Lions
Located in London, GB
Chinese guardian lions, or imperial guardian lions, are a traditional Chinese architectural ornament. Typically made of stone, they are also known as stone lions or shishi (石獅; shísh...
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Antique 1860s Chinese Chinese Export Sculptures and Carvings

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Hardwood

Vintage Glazed Ceramic Foo Dogs, Pair
Located in west palm beach, FL
A fabulous vintage Asian pair of Foo Dogs. Beautiful rich colors in a glazed ceramic finish. Acquired from a Palm Beach estate.
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Late 20th Century North American Sculptures and Carvings

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Ceramic

  • Vintage Glazed Ceramic Foo Dogs, Pair
  • Vintage Glazed Ceramic Foo Dogs, Pair
  • Vintage Glazed Ceramic Foo Dogs, Pair
  • Vintage Glazed Ceramic Foo Dogs, Pair
H 8 in. W 7 in. D 4.5 in.
Pair of Chinese Black Marble Contemporary Facing Foo Dogs Guardian Lions
Located in Yonkers, NY
A pair of contemporary Chinese black marble left and right facing foo dogs guardian lions on rectangular bases. Created in China during the 21st century, this pair of black marble gu...
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21st Century and Contemporary Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Marble

Japanese Edo Carved Wood Foo Dogs
Located in New York, NY
Japanese Edo period pair of foo dogs in delicately carved wood. The dogs have uniquely expressive faces, one with open mouth, the other with closed mouth and elaborate manes and tail...
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Antique 1750s Japanese Edo Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

  • Japanese Edo Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Japanese Edo Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Japanese Edo Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Japanese Edo Carved Wood Foo Dogs
H 10 in. W 5 in. D 10 in.
Pair of Chinese Porcelain Foo Dogs
Located in Essex, MA
Each seated on pedestals one stepping on a ball the other clutching a reptilian creature. Painted in the spinach and egg color.
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Antique 1880s Chinese Ceramics

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Other

  • Pair of Chinese Porcelain Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Porcelain Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Porcelain Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Porcelain Foo Dogs
H 8.5 in. W 4 in. D 3 in.
Large Antique Chinese Bronze Foo Dog Foo Lion Door Plates
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Large antique Chinese bronze foo dog foo lion door plates A stunning pair of door plates, they are made in bronze and are very heavy, these may originally have had handles through...
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Antique 19th Century Tibetan Metalwork

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Bronze

Asian Foo-Dogs Set of 2
Located in Pomona, CA
This pair of fu dogs sit at attention as a watchful guardian of the home. He exudes a remarkable sense of life and energy - crouched on all fours with curly hair and a lively express...
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Vintage 1960s Chinese Garden Ornaments

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Concrete

  • Asian Foo-Dogs Set of 2
  • Asian Foo-Dogs Set of 2
  • Asian Foo-Dogs Set of 2
  • Asian Foo-Dogs Set of 2
H 17 in. W 7 in. D 8 in.
Pair Chinese Porcelain Old Vintage Buddhist Kangxi Lions Foo Dogs Vintage
Located in Wilton, CT
Pair vintage Chinese export porcelain Kangxi style buddhist lions in three color glaze, circa 20th century. 9 3/4" high, 4" wide, 2 1/2" deep. Excellent condition.
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20th Century Chinese Qing Animal Sculptures

Materials

Porcelain

Set of Celedon Green Foo Dogs
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
This stylish, dramatic and charming set of celedon glazed foo dogs date to the 1980s and were acquired from a Palm Beach estate. Note: Foo dog figures are usually depicted in pairs...
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Late 20th Century Korean Hollywood Regency Figurative Sculptures

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Porcelain

  • Set of Celedon Green Foo Dogs
  • Set of Celedon Green Foo Dogs
  • Set of Celedon Green Foo Dogs
  • Set of Celedon Green Foo Dogs
H 14 in. W 5.50 in. D 4 in.
Foo Dogs, Late 20th Century
Located in Fulton, CA
A pair of hand painted ceramic foo dogs made in Japan in the late 20th century. Retain original price tag from Macy's Department Store. Japanese makers mark stamped into base.
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Late 20th Century Japanese Anglo-Japanese Ceramics

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Ceramic

  • Foo Dogs, Late 20th Century
  • Foo Dogs, Late 20th Century
  • Foo Dogs, Late 20th Century
  • Foo Dogs, Late 20th Century
H 10.13 in. W 9 in. D 7.13 in.
Pair of Chinese Foo Dogs Concrete Statue Guardians Lions Stone Garden
Located in Dayton, OH
Pair of Chinese foo dogs concrete statue guardians lions stone garden 32" These stone foo dogs are meticulously detailed and display very well. Foo dogs, or lions are known as gu...
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Late 20th Century Architectural Elements

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Concrete

Exquisite Pair of Glazed Porcelain Foo Dogs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Extraordinary pair of fine glazed porcelain Foo Dogs. Incredible hand made details.
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Sculptures and Carvings

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Porcelain

Large Carved Wooden Temple Lion, Pixiu or Foo Dog
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Large Carved Wooden Temple Lion, Pixiu or Foo Dog This fierce looking beast dates from the 19th Century, he is carved in wood and was originally painted Much of the paint has faded ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Tibetan Sculptures and Carvings

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Paint

Pair of Chinese Rose Quartz Foo Dogs
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Asian Chinese rose quartz foo dogs with black eyes seated on teak bases (20th Cent).
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Animal Sculptures

Materials

Stone, Quartz, Marble

  • Pair of Chinese Rose Quartz Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Rose Quartz Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Rose Quartz Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Rose Quartz Foo Dogs
H 10.75 in. W 10 in. D 6.5 in.
Pair of Patinated Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
Located in San Diego, CA
Pair of patinated bronze Chinese foo dogs, circa 1930s. Excellent vintage condition with amazing detail and a gorgeous patina. Each dog measures 6.5" high x 3.5" deep x 4.75" wide. #...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

  • Pair of Patinated Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Patinated Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Patinated Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Patinated Bronze Chinese Foo Dogs
H 6.5 in. W 3.5 in. D 4.75 in.
Pair of Midcentury Stoneware Foo Dogs / Bookends
Located in San Diego, CA
A very nice pair of vintage tan, cream and blue foo dogs, circa 1970s. Excellent condition and patina; the pair is made of pottery and would make great bookends or a fun decor item i...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Mid-Century Modern Ceramics

Materials

Pottery

Pair of Chinese Carved Wood Foo Dogs
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Asian Chinese style (19th Cent) carved wood foo dog figures with straw hair trim on shaped base
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Animal Sculptures

Materials

Straw, Wood

  • Pair of Chinese Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Chinese Carved Wood Foo Dogs
H 13 in. W 11 in. D 6 in.
Pair of Carved Wood Painted Foo Dogs
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Very large pair of Chinese carved wood foo dogs. Beautiful patina of worn painted finish.
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20th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

  • Pair of Carved Wood Painted Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Carved Wood Painted Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Carved Wood Painted Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Carved Wood Painted Foo Dogs
H 36 in. W 14 in. D 21 in.
Pair of Mid-Century Japanese Foo Dogs
Located in San Diego, CA
A very nice pair of vintage, rosewood carved foo dogs from Japan. Excellent condition and patina; makes a fun decor item in any room!
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Ceramics

Materials

Rosewood

  • Pair of Mid-Century Japanese Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Mid-Century Japanese Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Mid-Century Japanese Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Mid-Century Japanese Foo Dogs
H 6 in. W 4 in. D 2.5 in.
Pair of Large Carved Wood Foo Dogs
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Pair of large & impressive carved Chinese foo dogs.
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20th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Wood

  • Pair of Large Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Large Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Large Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Large Carved Wood Foo Dogs
H 18 in. W 20 in. D 8 in.
Pair of Midcentury Ceramic Foo Dogs / Bookends
Located in San Diego, CA
A very nice pair of Chinese, white, ceramic foo dogs, circa 1960s. Excellent condition and patina; makes a great pair of book ends or a fun decor item in any room!
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Mid-Century Modern Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Pair of Cast Stone Foo Dogs, Firedogs
Located in San Francisco, CA
Playful pair of cast stone fire dogs, Foo Dog style. Great for use in a fireplace - the pair is identical.
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Mid-20th Century Central Asian Other Fireplace Tools and Chimney Pots

Materials

Cast Stone

  • Pair of Cast Stone Foo Dogs, Firedogs
  • Pair of Cast Stone Foo Dogs, Firedogs
  • Pair of Cast Stone Foo Dogs, Firedogs
  • Pair of Cast Stone Foo Dogs, Firedogs
H 18.5 in. W 8 in. D 13 in.
Pair of Glazed Terra Cotta Foo Dogs
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Lovely pair of cream and brown glazed Foo dogs made in Italy for Paul Hanson.
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20th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

  • Pair of Glazed Terra Cotta Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Glazed Terra Cotta Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Glazed Terra Cotta Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Glazed Terra Cotta Foo Dogs
H 12 in. W 5.5 in. D 9 in.
Pair of Blue and White Foo Dogs
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Vintage pair of blue and white Foo Dogs. No chips or breaks.
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Vintage 1960s Japanese Chinoiserie Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

  • Pair of Blue and White Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Blue and White Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Blue and White Foo Dogs
  • Pair of Blue and White Foo Dogs
H 10.75 in. W 9 in. D 7 in.
Vintage Chinese Porcelain Foo Dogs, Set of Two
Located in Bradenton, FL
Vintage Chinese "Famille Jaune et Verte" Porcelain Foo Dogs, set of two. One has a ball and the other is carrying a monkey. Both have incense holders attached. DIMENSIONS: 14.5"...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Animal Sculptures

Materials

Porcelain

19th Century Chinese Foo Dogs as Lamps
Located in East Hampton, NY
Petit pair of green ceramic foo dogs as lamps.....newly rewired and fitted with bronze hardware.
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Antique 19th Century Table Lamps

Materials

Ceramic

  • 19th Century Chinese Foo Dogs as Lamps
  • 19th Century Chinese Foo Dogs as Lamps
  • 19th Century Chinese Foo Dogs as Lamps
  • 19th Century Chinese Foo Dogs as Lamps
H 9.75 in. W 3 in. D 5 in.
Pair of Rare Chinese Carved Wood Foo Dogs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Pair of rare Chinese carved wood foo dogs.
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Antique 18th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Animal Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Pair of Enormous Bronze Foo Dogs with Inlays
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
The impressively scaled foo dogs are a proper pair - one posed left , the other right. Both are fashioned with quartz eyes and mica and other inlays. The patinated figures are emb...
Category

Vintage 1960s Thai Statues

Materials

Quartz, Stone, Bronze

Chinese Pair Qing Porcelain Hand Painted Foo Dogs
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A good pair antique Chinese Qing porcelain hand painted Foo dog figures dating from the 19th century. The seated figures stand on a pierced hollow rectangular shaped base one resting...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

  • Chinese Pair Qing Porcelain Hand Painted Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Pair Qing Porcelain Hand Painted Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Pair Qing Porcelain Hand Painted Foo Dogs
  • Chinese Pair Qing Porcelain Hand Painted Foo Dogs
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H 7.78 in. W 3.55 in. D 2.86 in.
Pair of 1950s Carved Soapstone Foo Dogs
Located in Tarrytown, NY
Pair of 1950s carved soapstone Foo dogs each one uniquely different.
Category

Vintage 1950s Animal Sculptures

Materials

Soapstone

  • Pair of 1950s Carved Soapstone Foo Dogs
  • Pair of 1950s Carved Soapstone Foo Dogs
  • Pair of 1950s Carved Soapstone Foo Dogs
  • Pair of 1950s Carved Soapstone Foo Dogs
H 7.5 in. W 3 in. D 4.5 in.
Set of Four Porcelain White & Gold Foo Dogs
By Cerámicas BONDIA
Located in South Salem, NY
A set of four white and gold ceramic Foo Dog table bases. Made in Spain by Bondia in the Hollywood Regency style. Ornate ceramic sculptures with detailed faces, mouths, bodies, and p...
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Mid-20th Century Spanish Japonisme Animal Sculptures

Materials

Ceramic

Pair of Carved Wood and Lacquered Foo Dogs
Located in Lambertville, NJ
A pair of carved wood and cinnabar lacquer food dogs. The dogs, each carved with a ball in each in the mouth of the dogs and in the circular base of the front foot. Original pair tha...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Hardwood, Lacquer

Great Pair of Polychrome Carved Wood Foo Dogs
Located in Charleston, SC
Great pair of polychrome carved wood foo dogs. Original paint and surface, great size.
Category

20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Wood, Paint

  • Great Pair of Polychrome Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Great Pair of Polychrome Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Great Pair of Polychrome Carved Wood Foo Dogs
  • Great Pair of Polychrome Carved Wood Foo Dogs
H 27.5 in. W 13.38 in. D 18 in.
Asian Carved Marble Foo Lion Garden Sculpture
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
Asian hand carved marble Foo Lion garden sculpture.
Category

Vintage 1960s Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Marble

Pair of Rare Chinese Carved Wood Foo Dogs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Pair of rare Chinese carved wood foo dogs.
Category

Antique 18th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Animal Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Pair of Antique Chinese Cloisonné Foo Lions
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Unusual pair of Chinese cloisonné foo lions featuring exaggerated expressions, stylized big cat characteristics, alluring blue background, and presented on the original carved and eb...
Category

20th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Animal Sculptures

Materials

Metal

Pair Blue and White Chinese Foo Lion Dogs Porcelain Hand Enamelled, circa 1920
Located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire
These are a very good pair of Chinese Export, blue and white porcelain foo or lion dogs, sometimes called temple lions. They are a male and female pair, sitting on rectangular pli...
Category

Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Ceramics

Materials

Porcelain

Vintage Asian Glazed Ceramic Foo Dogs, a Pair
Located in west palm beach, FL
Fantastic pair of vintage Asian Foo dogs. Beautiful glazed ceramic in a gorgeous blue/green color combo. Acquire from a Palm Beach estate.
Category

Mid-20th Century North American More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Ceramic

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Questions About Foo Lions Or Foo Dogs
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Yes, foo dogs are lions. Foo dogs are believed to be Chinese guardian lions and are typically made of stone. Foo dogs are often displayed in pairs outside of entrances to act as guardians for the home. Shop a selection of foo dogs on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    What the meaning of foo dog artwork is largely comes down to personal interpretation. Traditionally, the figures, also called guardian lions, represent protection, success, wealth and good fortune. Because they originate from China, the lion-dog hybrid creatures sometimes symbolize Chinese culture. On 1stDibs, find a variety of foo dog artwork.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Traditional foo dogs, also known as fu dogs and lion dogs, are made from stone. Foo dogs are traditional Chinese ornaments believed to be guardians of the home, with pairs being displayed at the entrances. Shop a wide selection of authentic foo dogs through 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Chinese foo dogs are called “shishi” in China, which translates to “stone lion”. Shishi were traditionally placed in pairs outside of palaces, offices, temples and bridges to protect the home from evil spirits. Browse a selection of antique foo dog sculptures on 1stDibs.