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Cloth Fragment

Description

Rectangular; image in brown on off white ground of classical Venus on chariot with shell throne being drawn by cherubs with one placing laurel on her head; other women along side. Chariot passing wall with statuary pillar; grapes along wall.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Used At Fowler House Purchase - WSA.
Material
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
textiles
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
Chariot
chariots (carriages)
Cherub
Classical
cloth
CLOTH FRAGMENT
copper (metal)
copper engraving (printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
fragments
Mythology
mythology (literary genre)
putti (motifs)
Statue
statues
Stipple Engraved
textiles
Unidentified Textile
People and organizations
Venus
Dimensions
19 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.1142
GUSN
39369
Reference Notes
Hall, James. Dictionary of Subjects and Symbols in Art. [No Publisher].
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