Paul Dayrell and his wife Margaret
Medium:Paper and heelball
Date:1970 – 1980
Paper and heelball: Blue paper and silver wax. Husband and wife facing each other hands clasped in prayer. Lion at the mans feet. Man wears plated decorative armor and wife has large headdress with fur trim. This is a paper copy that hasn't been mounted.
Wax rubbing of the funerary brass of Paul Dayrell (d. 1491) and his wife Margaret. The original brass is located at St. Nicolas Church in Buckinghamshire, England. Paul is dressed in large decorative armor, Margaret is wearing high necked dress with a butterfly headdress. The Lion at his feed is most likely a family symbol.