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Pilaster

Pilaster

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1490 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Istrian stone

  • Museum number:

    63-1882

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This istrian stone pilaster carved with grotesques probably formed the jamb of a large doorway. It is made in Italy in about 1490.

Physical description

Istrian stone, carved with grotesques.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

ca. 1490 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Istrian stone

Dimensions

Height: 309.88 cm, Width: 458.57 cm

Object history note

Bought for 35l in 1882. Probably the jamb of a large doorway.

Descriptive line

Pilaster, Istrian stone, grotesque carving, Italy, ca. 1490

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1882. London, 1883, p. 7

Materials

Istrian stone

Subjects depicted

Grotesques

Categories

Architecture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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