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Fragment of an enriched pilaster

Italian marble

Height: 32cm
Width: 38cm

Museum number: M1169

Vermeule catalogue number: Vermeule 144help-vermeule-catalogue-number

Curatorial note

Enriched with ivy leaves and berries on stalks leading left and right from a vertical central stem between an outer edge moulding.

Provenance help-art-provenance

Rome; collected in Rome by Charles Heathcote Tatham for the architect Henry Holland during the 1790s. See Cornelius Vermeule, unpublished Catalogue of the Antiquities at Sir John Soane's Museum, Introduction, transcription of Tatham letters, List 2, no.76.

Literature

Tatham: Etchings, 11; Drawings, 3.


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