Egyptian Pedestal, ca. 1870

  • Kilian Brothers, American, active ca. 1856 - ca. 1920

Ebonized walnut, polychrome, gilt and brass

  • Overall: 39 1/2 × 13 inches (100.3 × 33 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Beatrice W. Rogers Fund

1990.12

On View

  • Modern C233

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Egyptian revival
  • Walnut
  • Brass (alloy)
  • Furniture
  • Pedestal
  • Polychrome
  • New york

Margot Johnson, Inc.

1990-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

"American Decorative Arts Acquisitions 1985-2005." Bulletin of the DIA 81,1-2 (2007): p. 57.

Kilian Brothers, Egyptian Pedestal, ca. 1870, ebonized walnut, polychrome, gilt and brass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Beatrice W. Rogers Fund, 1990.12.