The Cleveland Museum of Art

Collection Online as of May 20, 2024

Centerpiece, or Jardinière

Centerpiece, or Jardinière

c. 1830–1850
Overall: 36.7 x 31 x 17.5 cm (14 7/16 x 12 3/16 x 6 7/8 in.); with flowers: 51 x 38.2 x 26.4 cm (20 1/16 x 15 1/16 x 10 3/8 in.)
Location: not on view


Regrettably, a maker's mark does not appear on this piece: thus the factory that made it remains unknown. Nevertheless, its design, castings, and gilding are of fine quality and indicate that it is the product of a group of talented craftsmen who worked in the robust taste of the second quarter of the 19th century.
  • Nicholas J. Velloney
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