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lantern slide-The House of Jacques Coeur, Bourges
  • Frederick Henry Evans
    1853–1943
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • lantern slide-The House of Jacques Coeur, Bourges, 1902–1904
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • glass lantern slide
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0018.132
Description
Literature

Monochromatic image of fireplace. There is a wall that recedes from the left side to the right. It is made of rectangular bricks that are darker on the bottom third of the wall. The fireplace is in the center. It has a mantle with a foliate band of carving along the bottom, below a wide flat band. On the top there are two bands with alternating squares and square voids. The top is pointed with two projecting window shapes. The opening of the fireplace is sealed with multicolor bricks in a crosshatched pattern.