Object Record

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Collection Reuel B. Pritchett Museum Collection
Donor Pritchett, Reuel B.
Catalog Number 54.1.021
Description Cast bronze relief portraying a cavalier courting a lady. They hold hands. He has one hand at his heart and she has a small bouquet in her other hand. Columns, flowering bushes, a tall tree and a trellis are visible in relief behind the figures in foreground. The man stands next to a pedestal with a large floral bouquet in an urn. There is an image of a peasant girl on the column. Beaded composite edge with some gold paint. In wooden frame. Relief open on reverse of frame. This is said to be from President William Taft's home. One of a pair.
Material Bronze, Wood
Dimensions H-24 W-2 L-18.5 inches
People Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930