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Beside the Fountain
Beside the Fountain
Date:
1740
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Gouache On Paper, Mother-of-pearl, And Ivory
Dimensions:
27 cm (10 5/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Given by Whitney Warren 10 years after his sister's death

Accession Number:
1978.10.15
Acquisition Date:
1979-01-04
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Reginald Rives

Three painted scenes against a blue background framed by scrollwork and flowers. Central scene of a woman in a garden. She is attended by two women. Another man, woman, and child look on from the right. At right, a fountain and at left a plaza with topiary garden and figures. On the reverse shows couple before a monument in a garden. Mother-of-pearl guard is carved. Ivory sticks.