English, 1854 - 1934

Saint George and the Dragon

Date: ca. 1894 - 1901

This model demonstrated a proposed work of art. The finished silver piece included a rosewater dish and a pitcher. Saint George and the dragon are the crowning features atop the lid. The finished piece, a wedding present for the Duke of York (later George V), remains in the Royal Collection. 

Medium: Bronze, enameling, and marble

Dimensions: H: 10 x W: 3 3/4 x D: 3 3/4 in.

Place: London, England

Accession: 0237

Collection: Julian Wood Glass Jr. Collection

Category: Stone & Metals

Tags: Bronze , Marble , Dragon

Purchased May 16, 1985 from Fischer Fine Art.