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Chess Pieces

Designed by Paul Branche, French

Geography:
Made in France, Europe

Date:
c. 1953

Medium:
Noir St. Laurent marble, Baumont stone

Dimensions:
King: 6 1/8 x 3 7/16 x 3 5/16 inches (15.6 x 8.7 x 8.4 cm) Queen: 6 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches (15.2 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm) Bishop: 3 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 2 3/8 inches (9 x 6 x 6 cm) Knight: 1 15/16 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 inches (4.9 x 7 x 6 cm) Rook: 2 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 inches (6 x 6.7 x 6.7 cm) Pawn: 1 5/8 x 2 x 1 3/4 inches (4.1 x 5.1 x 4.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1964-91-32(1--32)

Credit Line:
Gift of John F. Harbeson, 1964

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