Christ upon a Golden Throne by Unknown Artist

An Opus Anglicanum.

Details

Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
100 x 42 cm
Art Fund grant:
£300 ( Total: £300)
Acquired in:
1921
Vendor:
St Dominics Priory, London

A panel of purple silk, embroidered with silver-gilt and silver thread, coloured silks and small pearls. A figure of Christ is in the centre seated on a golden throne beneath a Gothic arch. A scene of the Annunciation is at the top.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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