Vases (4)

Object Number: 
1932.157ab
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Bronze, marble, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall (larger vase): 10 3/4 x 7 in. (27.3 x 17.8 cm) Overall (smaller vase): 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. (24.1 x 17.1 cm)
Description: 
One of four cast bronze vases on marble pedestals; larger vases with two strap handles and cast mythological imagery including centaurs, smaller vases with ring handles and cast foliate decoration; each urn has removable brass insert and rests on detachable cylindrical marble pedestal base.
Gallery Label: 
These vases were purchased in Rome for the donor's mother by Thomas H. Hotchkiss. They are copies of originals in a museum in Naples, Italy.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group