Dining chair by John Lockwood Kipling

Dining chair by Lockwood Kipling and Ram Singh.

Details

Medium:
Walnut & leather
Dimensions:
110 x 53 x 48 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £6,383)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Christopher Edwards

One of an original set of 36 from the Durbar Room at Osborne House. The room reflects Queen Victoria's fascination with India, much of the work was executed in situ by Indian craftsmen. It was originally furnished as a banqueting room with a set of 36 dining chairs and 5 side tables.

Provenance

Osborne Inventories 1901 & 1904; disposed 1916/1917.

Venue details

Osborne House York Avenue, EAST COWES Isle of Wight PO32 6JX 01983 200022 www.english-heritage.org.uk/osborne

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £14.30)

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