Statuette

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-17310

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

Descriptive Terms

figurines
sculpture (visual work)
earthenware
luster (textile)
silver (color)
silver (metal)
Neoclassical
Earthenware
Neoclassical
Silver Lustre
FIGURINE

Maker

Possibly Turner (Maker)

Dimensions

10.5 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1952.14