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Sideboard adorned with emblems of Bacchus and of Ceres. Cellaret ornamented with amphoræ and with figures, allusive to the liquid element. To the right, a sloping altaror pedestal, surmounted by a vase. To the left, a lofty candelabrum, destined to support a torch. On the table, a vase with Bacchanalian marks, placed between two cassolettes: over the same a picture, representing a Bacchanalian procession: the picture-frame of mahogany and gold, strengthened at the corners by metal gilt clasps.

Image ID: 102514

Sideboard adorned with emblems of Bacchus and of Ceres. Cellaret ornamented with amphoræ and with figures, allusive to t... (1807)

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Image Title

:  Sideboard adorned with emblems of Bacchus and of Ceres. Cellaret ornamented with amphoræ and with figures, allusive to the liquid element. To the right, a sloping altaror pedestal, surmounted by a vase. To the left, a lofty candelabrum, destined to support a torch. On the table, a vase with Bacchanalian marks, placed between two cassolettes: over the same a picture, representing a Bacchanalian procession: the picture-frame of mahogany and gold, strengthened at the corners by metal gilt clasps.

Creator

: Hope, Thomas, 1770?-1831 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Hope, Thomas, 1770?-1831 -- Author

Medium

: Engravings

Item/Page/Plate

: Pl. 9

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

: 102514

Record ID

: 172505

Digital Item Published

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

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