Catalogue of the Corcoran Gallery of Art

Catalogue of the Corcoran Gallery of Art

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1882 edition. Excerpt: ...Paris. Electrotyped by Lionnet, Paris. 4. Chalice. Spanish, 1540. Original, silver-gilt. 5. Tankard. German, 1605; a cock on the top. Original, silver-gilt. 6. Bedford Tankard. Italian, 16th century. Triumph of Bacchus. Origi nal in ivory and silver. 7. Shrine or Cover of St. Patrick's Bell. Irish, llth century. Original, in copper, gold, and jewels, in possession of Rev. Dr. Todd. The back is silver, perforated with crosses, surrounded with Irish characters. The bell, of sheet-iron, enclosed in the original, is reputed to be of the 4th century. 8. Pyx or Fix. Portuguese, 17th century. For holding the consecrated wafer. Original, silver-gilt. 9. Tankard. German, 17th century. Original, silver-gilt. 10. Tazza or Cup. French, 17th century. Subject, Death of Meleager. Orig inal, silver-gilt. 11. Tazza. German, 17th century; silver-oxydized. Subject, Judgment of Solomon. Original of silver. 12. Tankard. German, 17th century. Original, silver-gilt. 13. Tankard. German or French, 16th century. 14. Salt-Cellar. Italian, 15th century. Original, silver-gilt. 15. Salt-Cellar. German, 1580. Original, silver-gilt. 16. Salt-Cellar. German, 16th century. Original, silver-gilt. 17. Salt-Cellar. German, 16th century. Original, silver-gilt. 18. Salt-Cellar. German, 16th century. Original, silver-gilt. 19. Inkstand. Italian, 16th or 17th century. Original, silver-gilt. 20. 21, 22. Knife, Fork and Spoon. French, 17th century; gilt, handles in imitation of carved ivory; in the collection of R. Napier. 23. Candlestick. Italian, 16th century. Original in bronze. 24. Inkstand or Perfume-Burner. Copper-bronze; Italian, 15th century. With statuette of Hannibal. 25. Small Shield. By Benvenuto Cellini. Silvered-oxydized. 26. Plate. German, 16th century; with medallions of...show more

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  • Paperback | 38 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 86g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236667387
  • 9781236667380