Arm chair & footstool by Unknown Artist

Chair upholstered in crimson velvet, thought to have been used by Charles I at his trial in Westminster Hall.

Details

Medium:
Wood, velvet
Dimensions:
127 cm
Art Fund grant:
£550 ( Total: £550)
Acquired in:
1928
Vendor:
Board of Education

Lower portion is an X-shape.

Provenance

William Juxon, Archbishop of Canterbury (1582-1663); Sir William Juxon; Viscountess Fane; Mr Sands, Warwickshire; bequeathed to the Moreton-in-Marsh Hospital.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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