'Giraffe' cupboard by Roger Fry

Omega workshop 'Giraffe' cupboard.

Details

Medium:
Wood
Art Fund grant:
£7,500 ( Total: £30,000)
Acquired in:
1988
Vendor:
Anthony d'Offay Gallery

The cupboard is fitted with two doors and a pediment on three shelves, decorated with a marquetry design of two giraffes against a geometric background. Designed by Roger Fry who conceived and ran Omega from 1931-21, a workshop for avant garde furniture etc.

Provenance

Lady Tredegar; Anthony d'Offay.

Venue details

Manchester Art Gallery Mosley Street, MANCHESTER Greater Manchester M2 3JL 0161 235 8888 www.manchesterartgallery.org

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Daily, 10am – 5pm (Thu until 9pm)

Closed 24, 25 Dec, Good Friday

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