150 of 1,411 Items


Searched for: all images in Collection Guide: "Empire and Regency: Decoration in the Age of..."


Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

No. 1. End of a narrow pier table, from the rail of which hangs a broad fringe, carved in wood.; No. 2 and 3. Mahogany chairs, inlaid in metal and ebony¿. See Plate 26, No. 6, a side view of the chair, No. 3.; No. 4. Wine cooler, in the shape of an antique bath of lavacrum.; No. 5. Candelabrum, composed of a lotus flower issuing from a bunch of ostrich feathers.; No. 6. Pedestals belonging to a sideboard; imitated from an Etruscan altar in the Villa Borghese. For the plan of this pedestal see Plate 55, No. 2.

Image ID: 102529

No. 1. End of a narrow pier table, from the rail of which hangs a broad fringe, carved in wood.; No. 2 and 3. Mahogany c... (1807)

Image Details

Image Title

:  No. 1. End of a narrow pier table, from the rail of which hangs a broad fringe, carved in wood.; No. 2 and 3. Mahogany chairs, inlaid in metal and ebony¿. See Plate 26, No. 6, a side view of the chair, No. 3.; No. 4. Wine cooler, in the shape of an antique bath of lavacrum.; No. 5. Candelabrum, composed of a lotus flower issuing from a bunch of ostrich feathers.; No. 6. Pedestals belonging to a sideboard; imitated from an Etruscan altar in the Villa Borghese. For the plan of this pedestal see Plate 55, No. 2.

Creator

: Hope, Thomas, 1770?-1831 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Hope, Thomas, 1770?-1831 -- Author

Medium

: Engravings

Item/Page/Plate

: Pl. 24

Source

: Household furniture and interior decoration, executed from designs by Thomas Hope.

Source Description

: [6] 53 [1] p. 60 plates. 29 cm. [pages 49 x 29 cm.]

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Art and Architecture Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MLO++ (Hope, T. Household furniture and interior decoration)

Digital ID

: 102529

Record ID

: 172470

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog

Link

Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)







NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.