Object Place: Europe, Paris, France
Overall: 116.8 x 53.3 x 22.9 cm (46 x 21 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gilt bronze, enameled metal, glass
Not On View
Ormolu sunburst top with a putto seated on the edge of the chariot of Venus with a pair of doves. Circular white enamel dial with maker’s name is possibly a later replacement. Panel of pierced work in the lower half enclosed by branches, with figure of cupid pulling drapery over reclining Venus. Scrolls and flowers at sides.
1950, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. Paine, Brookline, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 9, 1950)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. Paine