Two Porcelain Pagodas by Unknown Artist

Two Chinese Pagodas from the Yung Chen period, part of original furnishings of the Music Room at the Royal Pavilion Brighton, probably supplied to Prince Regent in 1815 by Fogg's.

Details

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
279 cm
Art Fund grant:
£350 ( Total: £500)
Acquired in:
1949
Vendor:
Sir Kenneth Clark

Each has 9 storeys, richly decorated, with gilt-bronze kylins as finials at each angle of the roof section.

Provenance

From the collection of Sir Kenneth Clark.

Venue details

The Royal Pavilion Pavilion Gardens, BRIGHTON East Sussex BN1 1EE 03000 290 900 www.brightonmuseums.org.uk/royalpavilion

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £13)

1 Apr – 30 Sep
Daily, 9.30am – 5.45pm (last admission 5.15pm)

1 Oct – 31 Mar
Daily, 10am – 5.15pm (last admission 4.30pm)

Closed 25 – 26 Dec

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