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Vase of Flowers.
after 1867
Printer:Printed by Kellogg & Bulkeley , American, 1867 - 1990
Publisher:Published by Kellogg & Bulkeley , American, 1867 - 1990
Lithography; printer's ink and watercolor on wove paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 11 7/8 x 8 1/16in. (30.2 x 20.5cm) Sheet (height x width): 14 x 10in. (35.6 x 25.4cm)
Credit Line: Museum purchase
Description: A bouquet of flowers is arranged in a large, ornate, metal vase. The flowers include roses, zinnias, daisies, pinks or carnations, sweet peas, and possibly clover. Leaves and buds are also present. The vase is in the form of a loving cup with two handles. It sits on a rectangular marble base. Two cherubs support the body of the vase, which is engraved with a scene showing a seated woman, a man who appears to be a shepherd, a dog, and sheep. The rim and handles also have elaborate decoration, incorporating what appear to be acanthus leaves.
Inscription: On recto, lithographed title beneath image, "VASE OF FLOWERS." On verso, lower right, in pencil, "Dwr 44" and accession number.
Object Number: 1989.91.2
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