Cup & ewer with silver mounts by Various artists

Two works: 1) Silver-gilt cup by Foglino (London) and 2) Ming ewer with silver mounts decorated in niello presented by Lady Marjorie Gilbert through the American Friends of the Art Fund.


Details

Medium:
1) silver-gilt
Acquired in:
2009
Presented by:
Lady Marjorie Gilbert through The Art Fund

The design on the surface of the cup represents a mythological scene, incorporating sea monsters, serpents, needs and centaurs.

Provenance

American Friends of The Art Fund.

Venue details

Temple Newsam House Temple Newsam Estate, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS15 0AE 0113 336 7461 www.leeds.gov.uk/templenewsamhouse

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry is £5)

3 Nov 2015  12 Feb 2016
Pre-booked visits and tours only (see website to book)

13 Feb  30 Oct
Tue  Sun
10.30 am  5pm (last admission 4.15pm)

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