Terra cotta Urn on Pedestal
A lidded terra cotta urn, with whitewashed finish, the body with floral and ribbon swags and lion masks, the lid with adapted egg-and-dart and acanthus leaf motifs, French, ca. 1880, on associated composition stone fluted columnar base, American, ca. 1980. Overall height: 70 ins. Urn: 37 ins. high, 20 ins. diameter, base 9.5 ins. square. Pedestal: 33 ins. high, 17 ins., diameter at top, 20 ins. footprint diameter.
Provenance: Hudson River Valley estate.