Panel Depicting Fortuna

Object Name: 
Panel Depicting Fortuna

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Object Name: 
Panel Depicting Fortuna
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.3.237
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.2 cm, W: 21.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1700
Primary Description: 
Pale greenish non-lead glass; sheet (window) glass, enameled. Flat, rectangular form, edged with modern lead came, soldered at the corners, with soldered wire loops at the upper corners for hanging; the panel enameled black on one side, depicting a nude female figure, holding a billowing sail in one hand, while the end wraps decorously around her, standing on a sphere, in a lake, with large stylized trees at either side, buildings and hills in the background; inscribed at either side "Quand/ fortluna/meTor/mente/Esperance/me Conten.. /te."; curved borders at the corners, with stylized scrolled foliage.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kummer-Rothenhausler, Sibyll, Former Collection
1984