Brazier by Unknown Artist

Cast bronze with traces of gilding.

Details

Medium:
Bronze
Acquired in:
1905
Presented by:
H J Pfungst through The Art Fund

Decoration: monsters and female figures in openwork; gothic cresting round the top. The subject probably suggested by an engraving by Andrea Mantegna. One of five gifts to two museums by H. J. Pfungst through the Art Fund between 1904 and 1906.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

50% off with National Art Pass

Daily, 10am – 5.45pm (Fri until 10pm)

Share this article