Bed curtain & valances by Unknown Artist

One curtain (110 x 180 cm), with two valances.

Details

Art Fund grant:
£120 ( Total: £120)
Acquired in:
1921
Vendor:
Sir Charles Bruce of Arnot

They are of thick cherry-red material, embroidered with designs of vases full of flowers. The design is black (applique velvet) and gold, with points of light blue relieving the background.

Provenance

Loch Leven Castle; house of Kinross; Earls of Morton; Sir William Bruce, 1675

Venue details

National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1JF 0300 123 6789 www.nms.ac.uk

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