Civil War Banner by Unknown Artist

Four panelled screen with a series of twelve pictures depicting scenes of retribution inflicted on army generals and latin mottos.


Details

Medium:
Oil on silk, wooden stretchers, leather trim
Dimensions:
Each: 162 x 51 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £12,000)
Acquired in:
1989
Vendor:
Historical Portraits/ Philip Mould

An expression of contemporary opinion at the time of Cromwell's abdication. The silk is supported by wooden stretchers with embossed leather trim and brass mounts.

Provenance

Historical Portraits Ltd.

Venue details

Museum of London 150 London Wall, LONDON London EC2Y 5HN 020 7001 9844 www.museumoflondon.org.uk

Entry details

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Closed 24-26 Dec

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