Ref: 131fs http://hygra.com/face/131fs
of Antique wooden Face Screens printed with four “beauties”.
unusual subject, perhaps these ladies are recognisable characters from life or
fiction? Each screen has two portrait images. Is one the maid of
? Is another Lady Caroline Lamb? Do they have something to do with Lord Byron,
or are they simply “types”? A riddle.
I will return to this after further research. I am sure these portraits
The handles are turned wood.
UK ; Circa: 1825; Materials: wood.
Condition: Please refer to the above photographs for details of condition.
Size: Screen 22 cm
wide by 6.8 cm; handle 9.3 cm long: inches 8.8wide by 6.8
inches; handle 9.1 inches.
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