Drawing room cabinet by Charles Bevan

Drawing room cabinet.

Details

Medium:
Satinwood & marquetry
Dimensions:
95 x 73 x 21 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,500 ( Total: £18,000)
Acquired in:
1991
Vendor:
Mr & Mrs M Gill

Made by Marsh & Jones, Leeds. It is a powerful example of the Geometric Style, being very richly ornamented and inlaid. It has been reunited with a magnificent grand piano from the same salon suite in the collection.

Provenance

Malsis Hall, Yorkshire; acquired by Thomas Gill; by descent.

Venue details

Lotherton Hall Off Collier Lane, Towton, Aberford, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS25 3EB 0113 3782959 www.leeds.gov.uk/lothertonhall

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5.50)

1 Mar – 31 Oct Daily, whole house open 10am – 5pm, Nov & Dec, downstairs open 10am – 4pm, Closed 25 – 26 Dec. Last entry 45mins before closing. Jan & Feb - guided tours only at 11:00 & 14:00, close 1 Jan