Pair of Dummy Boards, depicting Lady Guinevere and Sir Lancelot, painted in oil on canvas and mounted on wood boards with plinth bases.
These figures are associated with a mock-medieval joust or tournament which was sponsored by the 13th Earl of Eglinton, and which took place at Eglinton Castle near Kilwinning in Ayrshire, Scotland on the 30th August 1839.
English, circa 1840
provenance: Christies sale, "An English Look" 2009
Ref No.: 102092
Year: circa 1840
109 cms High (42.5 inches)
54 cms Wide (21.1 inches)
14 cms Deep (5.5 inches)