Picture frame cartouche

Description
This cartouche was part of an elaborate picture frame hung at Exeter’s Guildhall, commissioned after the Restoration. It was removed from the Guildhall in the late 19th century, when such work was little regarded.
Accession Loan No.
500/1987/3
Simple Name
cartouche
Full Name
gilded cartouche
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
picture frame cartouche
Material
wood; gilt; paint
Period Classification
Charles II (1660-1685)
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Site Name
The Guildhall
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:28
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:45:28

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