Relief of The Last Judgement by John Weston

Oval scrolled cartouche encloses scene of the Last Judgement.

Details

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
80 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £4,680)
Acquired in:
1991
Vendor:
Bonhams

Originally formed part of the monument to John Kelland of Ashprington, in Ashprington Church. One of a series of 4 attributed to Weston commissioned between 1711-30 to commemorate leading families in the Exeter area. Weston may have been younger son of Bishop Weston of Exeter, became Surveyor to the Fabric of Exeter Cathedral in the mid 1730s and lived in the Cathedral cloister from then until mid 1740s.

Provenance

Ashprington Parish Church, South Devon until c.1960-65.

Venue details

Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery Queen Street, EXETER Devon EX4 3RX 01392 665858 www.rammuseum.org.uk

Entry details

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