Minstrel with Cymbals by William Morris

A young, robed minstrel, playing cymbals amid fruit and foliage and flanked by narrow panels of stylised hop-vines.

Details

Category:
Literary
Medium:
Painted, stained & leaded antique glass Dimensions: 64 x 48 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £8,500)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Christie's

The original cartoon was drawn in 1868 for the East Window of St.John's Church, Dalton, Yorkshire. Made by Morris & Company.

Provenance

Original location not known; formerly in a house in Banffshire, Scotland.

Venue details

William Morris Gallery Lloyd Park, Forest Road, Walthamstow, LONDON London E17 4PP 020 8496 4391 www.wmgallery.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Wed – Sun, 10am – 5pm

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