Boughey, Anastasia Elizabeth, ca. 1817-1893, Album of embroidery designs, ca. 1840
Album of embroidery designs.
- England, ca. 1840.
- Physical Description:
- 1 v. (63 pages, with blanks) ; 24 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsIn Process NK9247.6.B68 A5 1840+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon FundView by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Archives & Manuscripts
- Anastasia Elizabeth Boughey (ca. 1817-1893), of Betley Court, was the daughter of Sir John Fenton Boughey (1784-1823) and Henrietta Dorothy Chetwode (d. 1849). She married twice, firstly (1840) Edward Joseph Smythe (1813-1841); secondly (1848), Captain Edward Henry Mostyn (1813-1895).
Album of manuscript embroidery designs, compiled by Anastasia Elizabeth Boughey. Designs are either in graphite or pen and black ink. The verso of the front board is inscribed "by An. Eliz. Boughey, Bicton."
- Subject Terms:
- Boughey, Anastasia Elizabeth, ca. 1817-1893.Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.Embroidery -- Great Britain.Fashion design -- Great Britain.
- Graphite drawings.
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.