Studies for murals & a lunette at The Old Bailey by Gerald Moira

Four studies for the murals and a stained glass window at the Central Criminal Court, Old Bailey.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour & gouache
Dimensions:
53.3 x 101.6 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,700 ( Total: £7,200)
Acquired in:
2008
Vendor:
Abbott & Holder

1) Mosaic Law depicting Moses and Aaron in the centre with the Iraelite elders and Mount Sinai in the background; 2) Justice Receiving the Homage of the Empire (illustrated) depicting the Law, the Army, Empire, Industry and Family with St Paul's Cathedral in the background; 3) English Law depicting King Alfred surrounded by Druids with Stonehenge in the background; 4) Design for a stained glass window depicting the arms of the Recorders of London.

Provenance

The Artist’s family; Lawrences of Crewkerne, 2006; Abbott & Holder.

Venue details

Guildhall Art Gallery Guildhall Yard, LONDON London EC2P 2EJ 020 7332 3700 www.cityoflondon.gov.uk

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