Loving cup by Edward Jones

Robin Warwick Gibson was formerly chief curator at the National Portrait Gallery and has bequeathed his collection to many museums through the Art Fund.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Diameter 12 cm; height 9 cm
Acquired in:
2011
Bequeathed by:
Robin Warwick Gibson through The Art Fund

This cup is engraved from Glyn to Vivian' and was presented by the British portrait artist Glynn Philpot to his partner Vivian. Gibson curated an exhibition of Philpot's art at the National Portrait Gallery.

Provenance

Estate of Glynn Philpot; Robin Warwick Gibson.

Venue details

Brighton Museum & Art Gallery Royal Pavilion Gardens, BRIGHTON East Sussex BN1 1EE 03000 290 900 www.brightonmuseums.org.uk/brighton

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5.20)

Tue – Sun 10am – 5pm

Closed Mon (except Bank Holidays)

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