|Gift of Colonel Michael Friedsam, www.brooklynmuseum.org|
Unknown. Three Cats Drinking From a Bowl. Wood carving Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Colonel Michael Friedsam, 24.448.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 24.448.2_bw.jpg)
So: a mystery, this beautiful panel. I think it looks like a product of the Art Deco 1920's, what with the squared-off grapes at the side and they hypermuscularity of the cats. Just a guess. What do you think?