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Architecture pillar

Architecture pillar

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    first half of 16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carved limestone

  • Museum number:

    A.99-1911

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is a pillar with a square base, made in France in the first half of the 16th century.
On the four faces are panels carved in low relief with arabesque ornament springing from a central stem. The base is moulded.

Physical description

On the four faces are panels carved in low relief with arabesque ornament springing from a central stem. The base is moulded.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

first half of 16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Carved limestone

Dimensions

Height: 158.75 cm, Width: 44.45 cm of base (square)

Object history note

Given by J.H. Fitzhenry, Esq.

Descriptive line

Pillar, limestone, arabesque ornament, French, first half of 16th century

Materials

Limestone

Subjects depicted

Ornament; Arabesques

Categories

Architectural fittings; Sculpture; Architecture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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