O ye, all ye that walk in Willowwood by Margaret Macdonald

The title of the panel is taken from a sonnet by Dante Gabriel Rossetti and links the work directly to the willow theme of the Willow Tea Room's symbolism.

Details

Medium:
Painted gesso on hessian, set with glass beads
Dimensions:
164 x 58 cm
Art Fund grant:
£60,000 ( Total: £300,000)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Trustees of the London Regional Transport Pension Fund

Provenance

Commissioned by Miss Kate Cranston for the Salon de Luxe, Willow Tea Rooms 1903; on loan to Glasgow Museums whilst building renovated 1983.

Venue details

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum Argyle Street, GLASGOW Strathclyde G3 8AG 0141 276 9599 www.glasgowlife.org.uk/kelvingrove

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