The lantern has fine neo-Classical ornament and is remarkable for the survival of its ruby glass borders in the six main panels.
Hall or staircase lantern by Unknown Artist, c. 1830
© Temple Newsam House
- Glass & gilt brass
- 91.5 x 53.5 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,000 ( Total: £24,000)
- Acquired in:
- Haughey Antiques
It also retains its chain and pulley mechanism, allowing for its height to be adjusted when a lamp or candle is required to be placed inside.
Graham - Sterling family, Rednock House, Stirlingshire.
Free with National Art Pass (standard entry is £5)
3 Nov 2015 – 12 Feb 2016
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13 Feb – 30 Oct
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10.30 am – 5pm (last admission 4.15pm)