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Her Majesty Queen Alexandra.

[Coventry, England] : [Thomas Stevens], [1901]
Physical Description:
1 silk picture : color ; 11 x 7 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2012 49b
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Visual Materials
The picture depicts Queen Alexandra, in regalia, with royal arms in the foreground.
A woven picture, machine-embroidered on silk.
"Rd. 372130."
"On this royal portrait silk, which was registered at the Patent Office on 30 March 1901, the registration number 372130 is usually woven near the right-hand side of the picture, but the early runs - issued in February and March 1901 - lack this detail ..."--Godden.
Godden, G. Stevengraphs and other Victorian silk pictures, 81
BAC: British Art Center copy is matted together with Stevengraphs of King Edward VII, Queen Victoria, the Prince of Wales, and the Princess of Wales. Manufacture information on the item may be obscured.
Subject Terms:
Alexandra, Queen, consort of Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1844-1925 -- Portraits.
Silk pictures -- Specimens.
Embroidery (visual works)
Stevens, Thomas, 1828-1888.

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