Cloth Fragment

GUSN

GUSN-39369

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

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments
cloth
copper engraving (printing process)
cotton (textile)
textiles
copper (metal)
chariots (carriages)
putti (motifs)
Classical
floral patterns
mythology (literary genre)
statues
Cotton
Stipple Engraved
Classical
Mythology
Floral
Statue
Cherub
Chariot
Unidentified Textile
CLOTH FRAGMENT

Associated Building

Used At Fowler House Purchase - WSA,

People and Organizations

Venus

Related Items

Title Bedspread Accession Number NULL
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Title Cloth Fragment Accession Number B4587C
Title Cloth Fragment Accession Number B4587A

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Artifact Remnant

Dimensions

19 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1937.1142

Reference Notes

Hall, James. Dictionary of Subjects and Symbols in Art. [No Publisher].