Artist John Molineux, American, active ca. 1800 - ca. 1820
Title
  • Andiron
  • 4 Piece Andiron Set (alternate title)
Date ca. 1800
Medium brass and iron
Dimensions Overall: 17 × 11 3/4 inches (43.2 × 29.8 cm)
Credit Line Collection of Detroit Institute of Arts
Accession Number 51.332.A
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Signed Impressed mark behind the log stops on the brass cladding of the billet bar, in block letters: JOHN MOLINEUX
Marks Impressed mark, below the artist's name: BOSTON
1951-present, found in the collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Schiffer, Peter, Nancy Schiffer, and Herbert Schiffer. The Brass Book. Exton, PA, 1978, p. 57 (ill. with erroneous accession number 51.296).