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Statuette

Description

Cast ceramic male neo-classical figure in classical garb playing a lyre; mounted upon a plain square base. Classic contrapasto; figure leans back slightly against tree stump. Poor anatomical definition. All-over silver lustre decoration.

Details

Maker
Possibly Turner (Maker)
Date
1800-1850
Material
earthenware
luster (textile)
silver (color)
silver (metal)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
FIGURINE
figurines
luster (textile)
Neoclassical
sculpture (visual work)
silver (color)
silver (metal)
Silver Lustre
Dimensions
10.5 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.14
GUSN
17310

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