English Oak Carved Panel
English Oak carved panel, circa 1550- 1580 in outstanding Renaissance style. It depicts a Merman holding his tail with his left hand whilst blowing a horn held by his right hand and with a shield also hanging off his arm.
It has had a shrinkage crack down the centre which has been subsequently repaired
(Provenance: formerly in the Frank Cowan collection)
Dimensions: Height 35 centimetres, Width 41 centimetres