Design for a Chimneypiece

Graphite, pen and ink, brush and watercolor on paper | 1780-1800

Unknown Maker

The fireplace is framed by the upper part of a molded frame standing upon a base; its frieze shows a band of palmettes and buds. Laterally and rededing are pilaster strips. They have above volutes and masks, the foliated one of a man at left, a femal...
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