Frieze by Unknown Artist

Piece of architectural sculpture from Morton's house, Corfe Castle, Dorset.

Details

Medium:
White marble
Acquired in:
1931
Vendor:
F Cavendish Bentick

Morton's House is a 16th century Elizabethan manor house. Built in 1590 in the shape of an 'E' to honour Queen Elizabeth I, it has in more recent times been sympathetically converted into a nineteen bedroom hotel

Provenance

From the collection from Morton's House, Corfe Castle, Dorset.

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