Head of Christ

Silk embroidered in metallic gold threads of the Head of Christ with a crown of thorns. Mounted in an older wooden frame. 1983

Dimensions: Height: 46.5 cm in frame, Width: 50 cm in frame, Height: 18 cm embroidery, Width: 20 cm embroidery

The design was inspired by woodcut prints and worked in or nué '.

Given by Beryl Dean to V&A Museum.

Held in storage by V&A

Bibliographic reference: Dean, Beryl.  Chelmsford Cathedral 'Cathedral of the Forest', Newland. Embroidery. Spring 1984, pp.18-19


Designed by: Beryl Dean

Made by: Beryl Dean.

Owned by: Victoria & Albert Museum, London

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