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Empire style. Candalabra with greeen pedastal and ornamental decorations.

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Title
Empire style. Candalabra with greeen pedastal and ornamental decorations.
Collection

French goldsmith's designs, ca. 1800.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1800 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection
Shelf locator: MOF+++ (French goldsmith's designs)
Topics
Goldwork -- France
Candelabras
Notes
Content: Each design executed in water colors, subscribed with notations indicating number, price, dimensions, etc.
Content: Binder's title, label mounted on cover.
Content: Manufacturer's original designs for clocks and candelabra for clocks.
Content: Candalabra. Pedastal in green with ornamental decorations : Dog, swan, arrows, claw feet etc. On top a pedestal is a lion's head on which stands a female figure in classic garb. She is holding a 3 branch candelabra with typical empire motives. Probably intended for a pair of candelabra to flank a clock.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 40666453
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13982671
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4f25bbd0-c61f-012f-23cc-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1800: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Empire style. Candalabra with greeen pedastal and ornamental decorations. " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1800. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-818d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Empire style. Candalabra with greeen pedastal and ornamental decorations. " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-818d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1800). Empire style. Candalabra with greeen pedastal and ornamental decorations. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-818d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Empire style. Candalabra with greeen pedastal and ornamental decorations.