Panel Depicting Four Cherubs Gathering Fruit

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Panel Depicting Four Cherubs Gathering Fruit

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Object Name: 
Panel Depicting Four Cherubs Gathering Fruit
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Frame H: 43.4 cm; W: 34.5 cm
Not on Display
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Colorless and red-orange non-lead (?) glasses; enameled. Flat, rectangular sheet, with transparent enamel decoration of four nude children gathering grapes and other fruit; one, at the left, with red-brown drapery holding a basket over his head; another, at the left, holding a bunch of grapes to his mouth; a third, center, leaning on a basket; while a fourth, resting on a rock at the right, clutches grapes in his lap; stylized trees, rocks, a ribbed melon, etc. around, clouds overhead; signed at the lower right (script, scratched through the enamel before firing) "E. M. Pearson 1778"; leaded into a frame of bright orange-red panels; frame of brown wood moldings.
Strasser, Rudolf von, Former Collection
Scott, Leslie S., Former Collection
E. M. Pearson 1778
Signature and date
scratched at lower right script scratched thru enamel before firing
Stained Glass Before 1700 in Upstate New York (2004) illustrated, p. 23; Pl. 17; BIB# 86517
The Corning Museum of Glass and the Finger Lakes Region (1993) illustrated, p. 20, #32; BIB# 35681