Design for a Salt or Pepper Cellar

Pen and brown ink, brush and gray, blue wash, graphite on paper | c. 1800

Giovacchino Belli

Vertical rectangle. Design for a salt or pepper cellar intended to be executed in silver with a green-blue glass bowl. The design corresponds to that of 1938-88-649 with vine instead of blossom festoons: below is a circular base with a part of a sphe...
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