Textiles & ceramics by Various artists

Part of a gift to 19 museums by Joan Hurst through the Art Fund in 2002.


Details

Acquired in:
2002
Presented by:
Joan Hurst through The Art Fund

1) textile panel with raised oval panel surrounded by animals; 2) textile panel with lady (possibly Queen Anne) and parrot (museum catalogues as 'lady in a garden with animals and birds'); 3) 17th century embroidered cushion (ex-Mayorcas collection), illustrated; 4-9) Five Leeds creamware plates, circa 1790, painted in Holland with scenes from The Prodigal Son, plus an additional plate of 1750 with the Sacrifice of Isaac; 10) collection of 18th century Battersea and Staffordshire boxes, mustard pots, etc; 11-12) Pair of Queen Anne cushions with central roundels showing a male and female figure in a landscape; 13) unfinished embroidery with an enthroned King; 14) Embroidery of a lady in a garden with animals (museum records as 'Shepherdess in front of a country house').

Venue details

Temple Newsam House Temple Newsam Estate, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS15 0AE 0113 336 7461 www.leeds.gov.uk/templenewsamhouse

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry is £5)

3 Nov 2015  12 Feb 2016
Pre-booked visits and tours only (see website to book)

13 Feb  30 Oct
Tue  Sun
10.30 am  5pm (last admission 4.15pm)

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