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Wales & Wales Marriage Chest, East Sussex
The chest was commissioned by Sir Nicholas Goodison for the Fitzwilliam Museum with the prize awarded to him in 2004 by CINOA (La Conféderation Internationale des Négociants en Oeuvres d’Art) for a lifetime of achievement in the arts. It was designed to echo the Museum’s collections of Renaissance paintings and marriage chests, and he specified the use of strong red and blue, the colours of the Queen of Heaven, to meet this requirement