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Boughey, Anastasia Elizabeth, ca. 1817–1893

Album of embroidery designs.

England, ca. 1840.
Physical Description:
1 v. (63 pages, with blanks) ; 24 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
In Process NK9247.6.B68 A5 1840+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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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.
Ink drawings.

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