Cream boat by William Smith

The body of the cream boat is formed from overlapping vine leaves individually cut and shaped from sheet silver.


Details

Medium:
Silver-gilt
Dimensions:
17 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £4,000)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Partridge Fine Arts

The handle is formed from entwined vine stems and tendrils while the foot is a domed vine leaf.

Provenance

Clark Gammon; 2000 Partridge Fine Arts plc.

Venue details

Grosvenor Museum 27 Grosvenor Street, CHESTER Cheshire CH1 2DD 01244 972 197 www.cheshirewestmuseums.co.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sat, 10.30am – 5pm
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