<em>Plant Stand</em>, ca. 1905. Painted iron, 44 1/4 x 25 x 25 in.  (112.4 x 63.5 x 63.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce M. Newman, 1990.230.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1990.230.2.jpg)

Plant Stand

Medium: Painted iron

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1905

Dimensions: 44 1/4 x 25 x 25 in. (112.4 x 63.5 x 63.5 cm)


Accession Number: 1990.230.2

Image: CUR.1990.230.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Plant Stand: Painted wrought iron. Center lower base with gold painted circular band attached to three black painted open work square supports with green leaf at center. Outer elements rise, curve inward and biforcate below top with gathered green leafy vines at center below top. Circular top with inset low circular pan with flared rim. Around open work top three groups of paired three-dimensional red-painted pods and red and gold full-faced flower alternating with leafy green vines. CONDITION - Very good condition, several areas of paint loss to top of inset pan revealing silver colored metal. Minor pitting and slight wear to paint over-all.

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