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Door

Door

  • Place of origin:

    Lyon (made)

  • Date:

    1550-1599 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carved walnut

  • Museum number:

    309-1897

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Walnut door composed of four panels carved with flat interlacing bands, forming rectangular, oval and circular compartments, enriched with guilloche ornament.

Place of Origin

Lyon (made)

Date

1550-1599 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Carved walnut

Dimensions

:

Object history note

Bought in 1897 from Messrs. Desparin and Montel. Lyons for £3. 19s. 8d.

Descriptive line

Walnut door composed of four panels carved with flat interlacing bands, with guilloche ornament. French, ca. 1550-1599.

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

W.G. Paulson Townsend, Measured drawings of French furniture in the South Kensington Museum (London 1899), plates 60-61

Materials

Walnut

Techniques

Carving

Subjects depicted

Guilloche

Categories

Woodwork; Architectural fittings

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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