Modern, painted, hanging cloth. Lews Bridal Chamber, a 16th century design

September 18, 2019 1:59 pm Published by

This design was found in the bridal chamber of a house in Lewes. The design was believed to be a wedding gift painted by the Bishop of Chichester’s artist. Bridal chambers were often decorated as gifts and the designs were laden with symbolism for example a pink carnation was symbolic of purity and a red rose of the Virgin Mary.

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