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Medium:
Charcoal and brush with grey and black water colors on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 32.3 × 18.7 cm (12 11/16 × 7 3/8 in.)
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Rome, Italy
Date:
1750–1780
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
A complicated striped pedestal with flaring on the bottom stands on a circular base. Three angels caryikng the lance, three nails and the crown of thorns, respectively, sit on spirals at the base of the pedestal's pilaster strips. A pavilion with a dado, four columns, and a crown is on the pedastal, which is supported by scrolls and cherubim. Brackets with three lighted candles are at the corners of the pedestals.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Accession Number:
1901-39-2495
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq437d26322-3d89-4615-a1b6-1e735dbfdeec
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1901-39-2495