Barbara Israel Garden Antiques
Good; gnomon bent, some surface rust
14" W x 5" H
After more than 25 years in business, Barbara Israel is recognized as an expert on garden ornament. Her 1999 book, Antique Garden Ornament: Two Centuries of American Taste, is the definitive work in the field. Barbara has served as a consultant to the Metropolitan Museum of Art for its collection of nineteenth-century cast iron, and sold pieces to the Winterthur Museum, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Baltimore Museum of Art, as well as to many important private collectors.