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


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No. 1. Mantle-piece: the bas-reliefs on the jambs represent candelabra, surmounted by pine cones, like those used in Italy to light fires.; No. 2. Pole fire screen, in the shape of a Roman shield, adorned with Jove's fulmen, as wrought by the cyclops.; No. 3 and 4. Front and side view of a deep arm-chair, adorned with a chimæra, copied from a sarcophagus in the collection of Prince Braschi at Rome.; No. 5. Settee belonging to the Lararium.

Image ID: 102523

No. 1. Mantle-piece: the bas-reliefs on the jambs represent candelabra, surmounted by pine cones, like those used in Ita... (1807)

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Image Title

:  No. 1. Mantle-piece: the bas-reliefs on the jambs represent candelabra, surmounted by pine cones, like those used in Italy to light fires.; No. 2. Pole fire screen, in the shape of a Roman shield, adorned with Jove's fulmen, as wrought by the cyclops.; No. 3 and 4. Front and side view of a deep arm-chair, adorned with a chimæra, copied from a sarcophagus in the collection of Prince Braschi at Rome.; No. 5. Settee belonging to the Lararium.

Creator

: Hope, Thomas, 1770?-1831 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Hope, Thomas, 1770?-1831 -- Author

Medium

: Engravings

Item/Page/Plate

: Pl. 18

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

: 102523

Record ID

: 172514

Digital Item Published

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

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