Set of six salt cellars by Robert Garrard

Also known as the 'Grantley Salts'.

Details

Medium:
Silver & parcel gilt
Dimensions:
18 cm
Art Fund grant:
£10,000 ( Total: £105,000; Tax remission)
Acquired in:
1996
Vendor:
Lady Grantley

Set of six salt cellars, cast silver with parcel gilt bowls in the form of scallop shells.

Provenance

Fletcher Norton, 3rd Baron Grantley (1798-1875); by descent to John Norton, 7th Baron Grantley.

Venue details

Fairfax House Castlegate, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 9RN 01904 655 543 www.fairfaxhouse.co.uk

Entry details

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