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Frame

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Marjorie Post's Dressing Room


About this object

The frame is rectangular, edged with ornate motifs in high relif in Rococo style, on the top is a bow and sheath of arrows and torch of Cupid. At each side and at the bottom is a Cupid playing in swags of roses. Set with a miniature of Mrs. Post, Mrs. Riggs, Mme. Barzin and Mrs. Robertson as a child.

Category:
other metalwork
Made from:
Silvered metal -- miniature -- watercolor on ivory
Made in:
FRANCE?
Date made:
Late 19th c.-Early 20th c.
Size:
17.8 x 22.2 cm (7 x 8 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
14.96
Class:
METAL
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973