Jacobite bed hangings by Unknown Artist

Two curtains and three valances.


Details

Medium:
Linen ground embroidered in wood & silk
Dimensions:
256 x 240 x 290 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £42,370)
Acquired in:
1989
Vendor:
Phillips de Pury

The bed hangings are embroidered with the cypher of James Francis Stuart, the Old Pretender and his wife, Clementina Sobieska.

Venue details

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