Four sculptures in the shape of a bull, gryphon, ram and salmon.
Dacre Heraldic Beasts by Unknown Artist, 15191521
© V&A Picture Library
- Oak with polychrome decoration
- Each 205 cm high
- Art Fund grant:
- £35,000 ( Total: £457,800; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
- Hon Philip Howard
For 400 years they stood in the great hall at Naworth Catle, seat of the Dacre family; by descent from Thomas, Lord Dacre at Naworth Castle, Cumbria; Sotheby's 1999.