George IV's Coronation footstool
- Art Funded
- 91 x 71 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £4,000 (Total: £36,318)
Its design and the carving of its supporting lions is deliberately antiquarian in spirit, to match St. Edward's throne.
Commissioned from the London firm of Bailey and Saunders by the Lord Chamberlain for the Coronation of George IV in Westminster Abbey on 20 July 1821.