Honiton lace flounce by Esther Clarke

A deep flounce of Honiton bobbin lace with an open floral and swag design with a variety of fillings.


Details

Medium:
Cotton bobbin lace
Dimensions:
61 x 440 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,663 ( Total: £4,097)
Acquired in:
2003
Vendor:
Christie's

The work was exhibited in 1851, receiving a medal from the judges who commented that the design and quality were unequalled in its class.

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Provenance

Private collection; Christie's 2003.

Venue details

Allhallows Museum High Street, HONITON Devon EX14 1PG 01404 44966 www.honitonmuseum.co.uk

Entry details

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