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Source:   French goldsmith's designs, ca. 1800.


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[Empire style. Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré with oblong base. Decoration with fruit and birds at top with a circular dial.]

Image ID: 1211875

[Empire style. Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré with oblong base. Decoration with fruit and birds at top wit... ([ca. 1800])

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Empire style. Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré with oblong base. Decoration with fruit and birds at top with a circular dial.]

Medium

: Watercolors

Specific Material Type

: Drawings

Item/Page/Plate

: [pl. 2]

Notes

: Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré. Oblong base is ornamented with Amorini, on 4 feet. On the sides are 4 columns with ornamental bands, top in form of an arch, with 2 urns on each side. Decoration with fruit and birds at top. Suspended between columns is the circular dial of the clock with a decorative ornamentation around the bottom of dial.

Source

: French goldsmith's designs, ca. 1800.

Source Description

: 10 col. drawings on 8 l. ;70 cm.

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: MOF+++ (French goldsmith's designs)

Digital ID

: 1211875

Record ID

: 486614

Digital Item Published

: 5-20-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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