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Pair of Brackets

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Carved, gessoed and gilded pine
  • Place Made: Paris, France
  • DATES ca. 1775
    DIMENSIONS 10 x 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (25.4 x 24.1 x 16.5 cm)
    MARKINGS no marks
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 68.202.5a-b
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Mary Hayward Weir
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pair of brackets, carved, gessoed and gilded pine, "a la Regence". Flat, shelf tops with scalloped border, gadrooned and molded underside. Bracket in form of elongated stylized floral design incorporating numerous scrolls, beading and leaf carving. CONDITION - Excellent. Minor chips.
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