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Pole firescreen

mid-18th century


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

149.86 x 62.23 x 53.34 cm (59 x 24 1/2 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

38.66

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Mahogany. Three claw and ball feet, carved cabriole legs and fluted support; flame finial. Large needlework screen with scene in colors–man and woman near well, four figures in background, city in the distance. Plain molded frame.

Credit Line

Given in memory of Dr. William Hewson Baltzell by his wife, Alice Cheney Baltzell