Inkstand by Philip Rundell

Stand in form of a palm-tree, surmounted by figure of Winged Victory.

Details

Medium:
Silver-gilt
Dimensions:
72 cm
Art Fund grant:
£187 ( Total: £250)
Acquired in:
1963
Vendor:
Christie's

On base are figures of Homer, Virgil & Milton & inkwells with Royal Crown covers between each figure. Rests on a triangular plinth chased with seeded rose at angles.

Provenance

Fifth Marquis of Conyngham; Constable of Windsor, probably a gift of George IV.

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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