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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Tureen", 1800–20

type: Drawing

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A vase with two handles. The body is supported visibly by two gaines, the capitals of which are connected by festoons. Above in central part of the body is a circular medallion with two figures, at the sides, masks. The cover has the shape of a pedestal with what looks like owl. Two children are lying beside. The decoration of the upper rim of the vase is shown, sketched, below at the left of the tureen. In lower left corner is a part of a circle. On back is an account.



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