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Woven Willow Withy Archway Is a Large Unique Commissioned sculpture for Outside outdoors in Public Park or Space by Spencer Jenkins Described by The Times as `Spectacular`, one of the six willow arches, part of an art installation to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen`s 60th coronation anniversary in Windsor, Sold.

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The concept of triumphant arches is as old as recorded history, a tradition revived by the Royal Windsor Rose and Horticultural Society for their patron, Her Majesty The Queen.

The contemporary coronation arch has been designed by RHS gold-medal-winning John Warland and built by master willow artist Spencer Jenkins, both members of the young British cohort of horticulturalists making their impact on the gardening scene. Spencer Jenkins` willow sculptures have previously been sold at Sotheby`s.

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The coronation arch was opened in September by Governor and Constable of Windsor Castle Air Marshal Ian Macfadyen OBE and has had great support from gardening-guru Alan Titchmarsh and Hollywood actress Anna Friel who is involved with the Society. Please see here for ITV News coverage: http://www.itv.com/news/meridian/story/2013-09-19/willow-arches-as-gift-to-the-queen/ At the end of the installation in mid-October, all various elements of the exhibition will be sold off for charity, the Coronation Legacy Fund, a bursary set up to put a young deserving, local person through horticultural college every year for the next 60 years.
x 9cm
x 4.5cm
x width
x height

Coronation Arch (Giant Woven Willow Arch sculpture)

by Spencer Jenkins
x 9cm
x 4.5cm
x width
x height


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