Commissioned by William Beckford for the vestibule at Landsdown Tower, Bath.
Siena marble console table by Henry Edmund Goodridge, c. 1828
© Beckford's Tower and Museum
- Siena marble & Bath stone
- 121.9 x 177.8 x 55.9 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £35,000 ( Total: £220,000; Export stopped)
- Acquired in:
- Edrich Van Vredenburgh
The table is made of solid Siena marble columns and large pieces of Bath stone clad in the same marble. The maker is unknown, but it was most probably designed by the architect of the Tower, Henry Edmund Goodridge, in collaboration with William Beckford.
Duchess of Hamilton (William Beckford's daughter); Messrs English & Sons, Bath, 1848; Dr Barnes Burt; Edrich Van Vredenburgh.