(Sir Christopher Wren)

(Relief portrait of Sir Christopher Wren).

(Lincoln, 1974).

Reference: 08793
Price: £65 [convert currency]

Full Description

Relief portrait carved from ?slate mounted on velvet and in original gilt wood frame. Two labels to rear, one identifying the portait as one of 500 numbered copies, the other identifying the owner (or the sculptor?) as G.W. Elliott.

An unusual profile in relief of Sir Christopher Wren, issued in a limited edition by the Dean and Chapter of Lincoln Cathedral to mark the three hundredth anniversary of the inauguration of the cathedral’s West Library, designed by Wren in 1674.

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