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Plaque
  • Plaque
    Traquair, Phoebe Anna, born 1852 - died 1936
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Plaque

  • Place of origin:

    Edinburgh (made)

  • Date:

    1908 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Traquair, Phoebe Anna, born 1852 - died 1936 (enameller)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    copper and painted enamel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs H. V. Bartholomew

  • Museum number:

    M.190-1976

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

copper with painted enamel, unmounted, representing Arthur taking the sword Excalibur from the Lake of Avalon

Place of Origin

Edinburgh (made)

Date

1908 (made)

Artist/maker

Traquair, Phoebe Anna, born 1852 - died 1936 (enameller)

Materials and Techniques

copper and painted enamel

Marks and inscriptions

monogram of the artist and date 1908

Dimensions

Height: 80 mm, Width: 60 mm

Descriptive line

Plaque, copper with painted enamels, unmounted, representing Arthur taking the sword Excalibur from the raised arm in the Lake of Avalon, by Phoebe Traquair, 1908.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Cummings, Elizabeth: Phoebe Anna Traquair, 1852 - 1936, National Galleries of Scotland, 1993

Production Note

see M.201-1976 for Sir Bedivere returning Excalibur to the lake

Categories

Scotland

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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