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Collections > Musical Instruments > Harp
Harp of ebonised or painted wood, with carved and gilt decoration. This harp is in the neo-classical style and is decorated with flowers, trophies of musical instruments and pendant swags. Unusually, this neo-classical style is mixed with the chinoiserie, or oriental, style, with coloured lacquers.
Size: Height: 160 cm.
Artist / Maker: P. Krupp a Paris
Object Type: harp
Period: Louis XV
Actual Date: c.1750
Century: 18th century
Materials: Gilt, Ebonised wood, Lacquer
Museum Accession Number: Founders/M.Instr.11