Hall Table by William Richard Lethaby

Rectangular table in mahogany inlaid with ebony and holly, with brass feet.

Details

Medium:
Mahogany
Dimensions:
75 x 79 x 244 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,500 ( Total: £26,000)
Acquired in:
1988
Vendor:
Fine Art Society

Probably made in Kenton & Co workshops, London. Lethaby was a major figure in the Arts and Crafts Movement and this is an important piece of furniture made for his first independently commissioned building.

Provenance

Commissioned by Lord Manners for the Long Hall, Avon Tyrell; Fine Art Society.

Venue details

The Wilson: Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum Clarence Street, CHELTENHAM Gloucestershire GL50 3JT 01242 237431 www.cheltenhamartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

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