14 June 2006
Queen Mary's firescreen
A French giltwood and Aubusson tapestry firescreen
By Charles Bernel, Paris, 1914
With a foliate carved frame, the underside stamped 'Charles Bernel, 1914'
50 in. (127 cm.) high; 31 in. ( 79 cm.) wide
Queen Mary (1867-1953), formerly placed in The Queen's Audience Room, Buckingham Palace, London.
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Illustrated in the Guide to the Exhibition of Queen Mary's Art Treasures, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 26 May to 31 December 1954.
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