The Winchester Memorial, 4 Sculptural Models, Medallion & Spoon by Sir Alfred Gilbert

1) The Winchester Memorial (Queen Victoria) (5 pieces) ; 2) 4 sculptural models of allegorical figures ; 3) gilt portrait medallion of male head; 4) spoon.

Details

Medium:
Various
Art Fund grant:
£250 ( Total: £1,000)
Acquired in:
1936
Vendor:
Sigismund Goetze

Also, currently missing from the collection, 5) 2 Mermaids; 6) model for a key and pendant; 7) crucifix; 8) key-bow 9) 2 spoons; 10) pendant; and 11) 3 medals.

Provenance

Working models and sketches left in his studio in Kensington Palace at his death and purchased from the executor by Mr Goetze.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

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