Related Objects
Current Location:
Cabinet J -> Drawer 04 (J)
Location Notes:
PDC; Cabinet J; Drawer 04

Margery Brounyng

Artwork
Identifier:
2019.58.29
Credit:
Gift of Jane and Wally Ewing
Medium:
Paper and Heelball
Date:
1970 – 1980
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 44" Width: 33"
Description:
Paper and Heelball; Black paper with silver wax. Woman with veil and dress, small dog at her feet.
Historical Context:
Wax rubbing of the funerary brass of Margery Brounyng (d. 1420). The original brass is located in the Church of Northamptonshire in England. The small dog at her feet was probably a pet she had in life, it was a common trend for depictions of women to include their lap dogs as a sign of status.