Wash stand table by James Stuart

In his lifetime many magnificent pieces of furniture were presented by the late Brigadier W,E.

Details

Medium:
Mahogany inlaid with boxwood & padouk
Acquired in:
1992
Bequeathed by:
Brigadier Clark Fund through The Art Fund

Clark CMG, DSO, to the Victoria and Albert Museum through the Art Fund. After his death, a trust was set up in 1976 so that his estate could be used by the V&A to add to its collection of English seventeenth. and eighteenth-century furniture and cIocks. Again, Brigadier Clark wished this bequest to be through the Art Fund, though the fund is administered by the V&A.

Provenance

Designed for Lady Spencer's bedroom at Spencer House, London.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria & Albert Museum) Cromwell Road London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free entry to all
50% off exhibitions with National Art Pass

Open daily, 10am – 5.45pm
Fri, 10am – 10pm

Share this article