1957.0817 A Painting on glass
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Painting on glass

  • Title:

    LIBERTY

  • Category:

    Paintings

  • Place of Origin:

    Canton (or Guangzhou), China, Asia

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    Canton (or Guangzhou)

  • Materials:

    Oil paint; Gilt; Glass

  • Techniques:

    Reverse-painted, Gilded

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0817 A


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Object Number

1957.0817 A

Object Name

Painting on glass

Title

LIBERTY

Category

Paintings

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Canton (or Guangzhou), China, Asia

Secondary Place of Origin

Canton (or Guangzhou)

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Front; Painted in gold "LIBERTY"

Subjects

Allegory; American Eagle

Materials

Oil paint; Gilt; Glass

Techniques

Reverse-painted, Gilded

Dimensions (inches)

23 (H) , 17.1 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

58.3 (H) , 43.5 (W)

Measurement Notes

H at left. W at bottom.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Fowble, E. McSherry. 1987 Two Centuries of Prints in America, 1680-1880 : A Selective Catalogue of the Winterthur Museum Collection.
Published: no. 323, pp. 458-9.
[Book] Fleming, Patricia Crew. 1983 Liberty-Columbia: Our Most Meaningful National Symbol, The Delaware Antiques Show Catalogue, December 2-4, 1983.

[Article] 06//1932. Antiques. 21: 258-259.

[Article] Jones, Louis C. 07//1958 Liberty and considerable license. Antiques. 74