Console table by John Vardy

Table supported with winged lions and decorated with a mask of Bacchus and swags of vine, is one of a pair that stood in the Great Dining Room at Spencer House.

Details

Medium:
Giltwood & Siena marble
Dimensions:
96 x 183 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,500 ( Total: £16,500)
Acquired in:
1974
Vendor:
Partridge Fine Arts

Provenance

At Spencer House until 1786; Richard Cosway; Lord Blessington; the Hon. Michael Astor.

Venue details

Spencer House 27 St James' Place, LONDON London SW1A 1NR 020 7514 1958 www.spencerhouse.co.uk

Entry details

50% off entry with National Art Pass

Spencer House is open to the public every Sunday (except during August) from 10.00 a.m. – 4.30 p.m. (last tour). Access is by guided tour which lasts approximately 1 hour.