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

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.


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