Cheroot representing a Jockey
This cheroot is representing a Jockey at rest smoking a pipe, with his dog-headed whip in his other hand.
Dillen was presumably from a family of craftsmen of the famous Vienna School, which emigrated later to Belgium.
Original case signed 'Eug Dillen Fcant Bréveté – BRUXELLES 3, rue de l’Etuve 3 et 14 rue Ch. Buls 14'.
Awards 'Bruxelles 1905 – Calais 1896 – 2ème Grand Prix – Diplôme d’honneur et Médaille d’or'.
"European Works of Art and Sculpture"