The 'Narcissus' washstand
- Art Funded
- 145 x 78 x 54 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £50,000 (Total: £240,435; Tax remission; Export stopped)
- Auberon Waugh
Painted in red and gold and decorated with slips of illuminated vellum and mother-of-pearl. The theme was taken from Chaucer's 'Romaunt of the Rose'.
The artist, 15 Buckingham Street & later the Tower Museum, Melbury Road; Sir John Betejeman c.1940's, given by him to Evelyn Waugh; by descento Auberon Waugh.