Unknown. <em>Fender for Fireplace</em>, ca. 1881. Brass, 15 x 35 1/8 x 17 1/2 in. (38.1 x 89.2 x 44.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William E. S. Griswold in memory of her father, John Sloane, 41.980.15. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 41.980.15_bw.jpg)

Fender for Fireplace

Artist:UnknownHerter Brothers

Medium: Brass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1881

Dimensions: 15 x 35 1/8 x 17 1/2 in. (38.1 x 89.2 x 44.4 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, Visions and Myths of a Nation, 1800–1890

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 41.980.15

Image: 41.980.15_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fender for fireplace, brass; scroll design inset in long front panel, two short side panels, front corners have ball finials with gadroon decoration on lower portion supported by rope twist standard resting on a mushroom foot. Small ball finials on back part of side panels. Condition: Good

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