Fountain mask by Unknown Artist
Mask in the form of a River God.
Fountain mask by Unknown Artist, 17001800
© The Bowes Museum
- 61 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,200 ( Total: £2,500)
- Acquired in:
- David Tremayne
Designed to decorate a grotto in the garden either of Versailles or one of the French Royal Palaces. Dates from the period of Louis XV.
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