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Cast of a panel of arabesque ornament

16th century (original)

Plaster cast

Museum number: M1038

Curatorial note

This panel is cast from the same original as two other examples in Soane's collection, A5 and M1295. It features symmetrical scolling foliage rising from a grotesque mask at the base. There are flower buds in each of the bottom corners while at the top of the panel a pair of lizards flank the foliage.

Provenance help-art-provenance

Acquired by Soane from the architect Lewis Wyatt, 1834.

Associated objects

A5, cast from same original
M1295, cast from same original

If you have any further information about this object, please contact us: worksofart@soane.org.uk