Edward Green Overmantel by Thomas Jeckyll

Comprises of a wooden frame divided into 4 tiers.

Details

Medium:
Wood, lacquer panels, porcelain, marble roundels
Dimensions:
142 x 183 cm
Art Fund grant:
£16,750 ( Total: £55,000)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
Fine Art Society

Top tier has a row of 6 Japanese lacquer panels. Main (3rd) tier has 2 white marble portrait roundels carved in low relief flanking a mirror. Bottom tier has a row of 6 Chinese porcelain plates.

Provenance

Made for the Oak Parlour at Heath Old Hall, Wakefield for Edward Green; removed to Ken Hill, Norfolk 1888; Christie's 13/9/1999 (lot 634); purchased by vendor

Venue details

Lotherton Hall Off Collier Lane, Towton, Aberford, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS25 3EB 0113 3782959 www.leeds.gov.uk/lothertonhall

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5.50)

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