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One of Britain's most versatile and influential designers, Dresser-educated in both science and design-was also a teacher and writer. A firm believer in theories and principles of design, he also sought to express on a more abstract level the power of nature. A pioneer of Modernism and arguably...

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Provenance

1991, gift of Mrs. Frederick Heidelberger to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 20, 1991)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick Heidelberger in memory of her son, Herbert Heidelberger

English, about 1885

Dimensions

76.7 x 14.25 cm (30 3/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.634a-e

Medium or Technique

Copper, brass, wrought iron, ebony

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork