2 panels & 2 fragments & a shield by Unknown Artist

Five pieces of architectural sculpture from the collection from Morton's House, Corfe Castle, Dorset including a rectangular panel depicting St.

Details

Medium:
Istrian stone
Acquired in:
1931
Vendor:
F Cavendish Bentick

Mark's lion holding a book; a wooden shield painted and carved in the Sansovino style with the arms of Prinli; 2 panels with the half figure of an angel; and a fragment of St. Mark's lion sculpture.

Provenance

Morton's House, Corfe Castle collected by the father of the vendor.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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