• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 34

    AN ENGLISH PAINTED WOOD ARMORIAL PANEL OF THE ARMS OF SIR WALTER BLOUNT

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    AN ENGLISH PAINTED WOOD ARMORIAL PANEL OF THE ARMS OF SIR WALTER BLOUNT
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    In a moulded pine frame
    14½ x 12½ in. (37 x 32 cm.) overall
    And a petit-point wool panel decorated with the arms of Swinton of Swinton, County Berwick, 19th century (2)


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    The full heraldry on the painted panel is for Blount quartering Sodington impaling Riddell, for Sir Walter Blount, 7th Bt (1768-1803) and his wife Anne (d.1823), youngest daughter of Thomas Riddell, of Felton Park and Swinburne Castle, Northumberland, whom he married in 1792.

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