Two panels, Linen embroidered in silver gilt and coloured silks.
The Grandisson Orphreys by Medieval, 13401369
© V&A Picture Library
- Linen,silver gilt, silk thread
- Art Fund grant:
- £50,000 ( Total: £250,000)
- Acquired in:
- Executor's of the Marquess of Bute
They show half figures of saints in barbed quatrefoils. 1) 152 x 23 cm. 2) 170 x 23 cm.
John Grandisson Bishop of Exeter. By 1896 'an American Collector'. By 1905 4th Marquess of Bute; by descent to the vendor.