Caracature [sic] of Lady Sykes as she appeared at a ball at Hasting [art original].

Published/Created:
[England],
Dec. 28, 1832.
Physical Description:
1 drawing : watercolor with pen and black ink on laid paper ; sheet 25.8 x 12.3 cm
Notes:
Title from ms. inscription in black ink in contemporary hand on verso.
Date from graphite pencil inscription below image.
Abstract:
A solemn looking Lady Henrietta Sykes possibly attending the 1832 ball at Hasting is dressed in a puffy dark-black gown cinched tight at the waist with a gold colored belt and accessorized with whilte gloves. She wears a gold and silver crown and red flowers in her somewhat unkempt brunette hair.
Variant Titles:
Caracature of Lady Sykes as she appeared at a ball at Hasting
Caricature of Lady Sykes as she appeared at at a ball at Hasting
Topics:
Ball dresses.
Balls (Parties)--England.
Clothing & dress--England--19th century.
Language:
English
Genre:
Ink drawings--British--19th century.
Watercolors--British--19th century.
Watermarks (Paper)
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Drawings
Un58
no. 64
Drawings Un58 no. 64 Box D165
Orbis Record:
10091368
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr13587
Citation:
Caracature of Lady Sykes as She Appeared at a Ball at Hastings. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
10971323
PID:
digcoll:975613