Two-manual harpsichord by Jacob Kirckman

Inscribed on the nameboard 'Jacobus Kirckman Londini fecit 1772'.

Details

Medium:
Walnut, boxwood, & brass
Dimensions:
138 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £3,800)
Acquired in:
1972
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Case, veneered with panels of walnut, shows craftsmanship of high quality.

Provenance

Lady Graye of Stanford Park, Irving Hinchliffe, 1946. Glyndebourne Festival Opera

Venue details

Horniman Museum and Gardens 100 London Road, Forest Hill, LONDON London SE23 3PQ 020 8699 1872 www.horniman.ac.uk

Entry details

Free entry to all for permanent collections

Free entry to exhibitions and aquarium with National Art Pass

Museum
Daily, 10 – 5.30
Closed 24 – 26 Dec

Gardens
Daily, Mon – Sat, 7.15 – sunset
Sun and Bank Holidays, 8 ​– sunset

Closed 25 Dec

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