English Woodwork Screen by Unknown Artist

English woodwork screen of domestic origin decorated with perpendicular tracery and heraldic shields of alliances of Giffard.

Details

Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
210 x 330 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,100 ( Total: £1,100)
Acquired in:
1946
Vendor:
Mrs D'Oyley

Early form of linenfold and parchment ornament.

Provenance

The Giffard family from the Old Manor House, Brightleigh, Devon; Mrs D'Oyly.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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