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Fireback

A work made of cast iron.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of cast iron.

Date:

c. 1882

Artist:

Designed by Elihu Vedder
American 1836–1923
Wellington and Burrage
American, active late 19th century

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artists

Elihu Vedder , Wellington and Burrage (Manufacturer)

Title

Fireback

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

c. 1882

Medium

Cast iron

Inscriptions

Cast on central panel, recto, center bottom: No. 9 COPYRIGHTED. 188[...]/[...]LINGTON AND BURRAGE/BOSTON Cast on left and right panels, verso, lower right: 09

Dimensions

Central panel: 77.5 × 70.8 × 2.5 cm (30 1/2 × 27 7/8 × 1 in.); left and right panels: 78.1 × 44.5 × 1.9 cm (30 3/4 × 17 1/2 × 3/4 in.) each

Credit Line

Delphine G. Schoen Trust Endowment Fund; through prior bequest of George F. Porter; through prior gifts of Mr. and Mrs. Carter H. Harrison and Emily Crane Chadbourne; through prior purchase of the Mr. and Mrs. Frank G. Logan Purchase Prize Fund; through prior gift of Robert Allerton; Cyrus Hall McCormick Fund

Reference Number

2019.1201a-c

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