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)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

10.5 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1952.14