Pair of sideboard dishes by Edward Cornelius Farrell

These dishes follow the fashion for revival silverware set by Rundell, Bridge and Rundell for the future George IV.


Diameter: 38 cm
Art Fund grant:
£16,500 ( Total: £37,000)
Acquired in:
C & L Burman

The centre of the dishes are engraved with the arms of Fetherstonhaugh within a cartouche after a design by Stefana della Bella. The armorial shield is surmounted by two fighting seahorses, whose tails curl beside the shield.


Commissioned or bought by Sir Harry Fetherstonhaugh for the dining room at Uppark; by descent to the Meade-Fetherstonhaugh family; Christie's, London, 1972; Al-Tajir collection; Christie's, New York, 2002; private collection.

Venue details

Uppark House and Garden South Harting, PETERSFIELD Hampshire GU31 5QR 01730 825 415

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £10)

House Daily,11am – 4pm (Ground floor only 5 Mar - 31 Oct, 12.30am – 4pm) Print room first Wed of each month Mar – Oct Closed 24 – 25 Dec

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