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Table

Maker:
After an original by Pierre Antoine Bellangé (French, Paris 1758–1827 Paris)
Manufacturer:
Elkington & Co. (British, Birmingham, 1829–1963)
Date:
19th century, after 18th century original
Culture:
British, Birmingham, after French original
Medium:
Electroformed copper, gilt, yellow marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 35 1/2 × 17 × 17 in. (90.2 × 43.2 × 43.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Electrotype
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1883
Accession Number:
83.18.192
Not on view
This electrotype is after a late eighteenth-century French original in the Hermitage, St. Petersburg. The form resembles a well-known Roman tripod in Naples.
Henry G. Marquand (until 1883; to MMA)
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