The Garthorne Plate
- Art Funded
- 48 cm
- Mr and Mrs F Graham
Its London manufacture demonstrates its perceived worth; a piece from the capital would have greater status than a provincial piece at this time. However, the later engraving on the reverse (1835) may have been local, Newcastle makers and engravers by this time being well able to undertake such work.
On loan to the Laing from vendor since 1986
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