With its original hangings of red silk damask and velvet, the cornices, the interior of the tester, the valances and the counterpane decorated with gold and silver galon.
The Hinton House State Bed by Unknown Artist, 17001710
© Temple Newsam House
- Hangings of red silk damask and velvet
- 361 x 216 x 230 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £4,375 ( Total: £17,500)
- Acquired in:
- Simon Redburn
Comes from Hinton House, the seat of the Poulett family in Somerset, and was made for John, 4th Baron Poulett.
Free with National Art Pass (standard entry is £5)
3 Nov 2015 – 12 Feb 2016
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13 Feb – 30 Oct
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10.30 am – 5pm (last admission 4.15pm)