E-3: English Reception Room of the Jacobean Period, 1625-55

A work made of miniature room, mixed media.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of miniature room, mixed media.

Date:

c. 1937

Artist:

Mrs. James Ward Thorne
American, 1882-1966

About this artwork

In this English reception room of the Jacobean Period (1625-55) Italian Renaissance architecture and the contemporary fashion for Baroque ornamentation are the major influences. Here, Mrs. Thorne drew on two lavish rooms at Wilton, the magnificent house designed for Philip Herbert, fourth Earl of Pembroke.

On View

Thorne Miniature Rooms, Gallery 11

Artist

Mrs. James Ward Thorne

Title

E-3: English Reception Room of the Jacobean Period, 1625-55

Origin

United States

Date

1932–1937

Medium

Miniature room, mixed media

Dimensions

Interior: 16 1/4 × 24 1/2 × 19 1/4 in. (41.3 × 62.2 × 48.9 cm) [Scale: 1 inch = 1 foot]

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Ward Thorne

Reference Number

1941.1188

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