Late Gothic bedstead by Unknown Artist

Bedstead with carving of the back and posts showing a blend of Renaissance and Gothic motifs: the owner's initials and arms, the sacred monogram, and the Agnus Dei are inlaid in a mastic amid carved ornament.

Details

Medium:
Oak
Art Fund grant:
£150 ( Total: £150)
Acquired in:
1943
Vendor:
Major Clift

On loan from the V&A.

Venue details

Oakwell Hall and Country Park Nova Lane, Birstall, BATLEY West Yorkshire WF17 9LG 01924 324761 www.kirklees.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £2.50)

Sat – Sun, 12noon – 4pm 

School Holidays: Tues - Thur, 12noon - 4pm

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