Panel by Unknown Artist

Rectangular panel with shield bearing the arms of the Grimani family from a collection of architectural sculpture from Morton's House, Corfe Castle, Dorset.

Details

Medium:
Stone
Acquired in:
1931
Vendor:
F Cavendish Bentick

Unattributed, Venetian. Morton's House is a 16th century Elizabethan manor house. Built in 1590 in the shape of an 'E' to honour Queen Elizabeth I, it has in more recent times been sympathetically converted into a nineteen bedroom hotel

Provenance

From the collection from Morton's House, Corfe Castle, Dorset.

Venue details

The Whitworth The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester Greater Manchester M15 6ER 0161 275 7450 www.manchester.ac.uk/whitworth

Entry details

Free to all

Daily, 10am - 5pm (Thu until 9pm)

Closed 24, 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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