'Nonesuch' Chest, Anglo-German, c1590-1600

Item Preview

A preview of asset 66136

Item Actions

Uploaded on:
02/05/2017 14:54
File Size:
3.59 MB
4331 x 2891 pixels
615 views 1 download


Digital Media Bank ID: 66136
Original Filename: PM500031 (1).jpg
Description: 'Nonesuch' chest inlaid on the front with a domed and turreted building which was wrongly supposed to represent Henry VIII's palace of Nonesuch in Surrey. Chests likes these were made by immigrant German chest-makers or inlayers working in Southwark and Norwich, late (16th. A chess board and inlaid box for chess pieces are inside
Categories: Collections/ Decorative Art  
Copyright & Re-use
Credit: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: All Rights Reserved
Caption: 'Nonesuch' Chest, Anglo-German, c1590-1600
Object or Artwork info
Subject tags:
Other Keywords: Macquoid; furniture; Preston Manor; collection, chess, buildings, Nonesuch, chest, inlay, decoration
File info
Media: Image
Size: 3.59 MB; 4331 x 2891 pixels; 367 x 245 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1146 x 765 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Landscape
Administrative info
Linked Accession no.: PM500031
Date Created: 03/04/2017 13:07