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Door

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1560 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carved walnut door

  • Museum number:

    47-1881

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Walnut wood door, carved in relief with a helmet in the centre, masks, birds, and festoons, with bands of guilloche and beadwork.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

ca. 1560 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Carved walnut door

Dimensions

:

Object history note

Purchased from Mr. J.C. Robinson (contact V&A registry for further details).
This door was originally part of the sacristy of a convent in Parma, Emilia-Romagna.

Descriptive line

Walnut door with relief carvings. Italian, ca. 1560.

Materials

Walnut; Wood

Techniques

Carving

Subjects depicted

Birds; Guilloche; Helmet

Categories

Woodwork; Architectural fittings

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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