Panel from South Wall West of Upper Portion of Chimney Breast

Artist:UnknownHerter Brothers

Medium: Mahogany

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1881

Dimensions: Overall mantel (41.980.72a-e): 129 x 100 1/4 x 12 1/2 in. (327.7 x 254.6 x 31.8 cm)



Accession Number: 41.980.72e

Catalogue Description:
Mahogany panel flanking top half of chimney breast from mantel (41.980.72a-e); vertical rectangular panel of inset with three smaller rectangular panels with molded frames. Top inset contains fancy urn with swag running between handles surrounded by beaded border carved in relief. Central inset panel supports wall sconce. [Photograph shows mantle in its original location, the library of the house of John Sloane, 883 Fifth Avenue, New York City, decorated by Herter Brothers, 1881-82.]

Brooklyn Museum