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'Pilu' was something of a celebrity. He performed all over the world, apparently answering maths questions by turning up correct figures with his paw. He apparently made a fortune for his owner! The artist Helen Cochrane saw him in Pisa in 1910, just before he was run over and killed by a truck.
oil on canvas
H 38.4 x W 30.5 cm
BATVG : P : 1947.9
bequeathed by Mrs Helen Lavinia Cochrane, 1947