Angeli Ministrantes tapestry

Woven at Merton Abbey By Morris & Company, from figures originally drawn by Burne-Jones for stained glass windows at Salisbury Cathedral.

Details

Medium:
Woven tapestry in wool & silk on cotton warp
Dimensions:
24 x 20 cm
Art Fund grant:
£47,242 ( Total: £190,996)
Acquired in:
1993
Vendor:
J S Maas & Son

The tapestry is the pair to 'Angeli Laudentes' also in the V & A collections.

Provenance

Purchased from Morris & Co. by Mr E.Waterhouse of Feldermore, Surrey; subsequent collections: Charles & Lavinia Handley-Read; Mr Feldman, New York; Dr & Mrs Jerome Tickner, Massachusetts; with J.S.Maas & Son Ltd.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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