Caracature [sic] of Lady Sykes as she appeared at a ball at Hasting [art original].
[England], Dec. 28, 1832.
1 drawing : watercolor with pen and black ink on laid paper ; sheet 25.8 x 12.3 cm
Title from ms. inscription in black ink in contemporary hand on verso. Date from graphite pencil inscription below image.
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.
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
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