Two of the four sofas designed for the drawing room at Kedleston Hall Derbyshire for Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Lord Scarsdale.
Pair of sofas by John Linnell, 17621765
© Kedleston Hall
- Gilt pine wood, upholstered in blue damask
- 122 x 342 x 110 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £250,000 ( Total: £250,000)
- Acquired in:
At either end a triton and sea nymph entwine their tails with a dolphin, in the centre of the back a medallion has a profile head of Juno. The upholstery of blue damask is a modern copy of the original.