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A Large and Very Elegant Standing Bowl of Fine Agathe, (art work)

Artist:
Unknown
Medium:
Agate
Type:
Art works
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 25 (Sale info: FOR SALE).
"Highly finished, with the handles, representing snakes all in one block. It is one of the best ornamental pieces of the kind, and almost extraordinary for its size and for the beauty of the shades." [P. 19.]
Synopsis of a valuable Collection of Old Italian Paintings, Marble Statuary, and other Rare Articles of Fine Arts, in the possession of Mr. John Clark, now exhibiting at the Academy of Fine Arts, in Barclay Street. New York, Lesueur & Co's Printing Office, No. 3, Barclay Street, opposite the Academy of Fine Arts. 1839.
Topic:
Miscellaneous--Decorative Object--Bowl
Animal--Reptile--Snake
Control number:
AECI 04320374
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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