Display at Waddesdon | A Selection of Lace

Posted in exhibitions by Editor on July 9, 2013

Now on view at Waddesdon:

Costume at Waddesdon: A Selection of Lace
Waddesdon Manor, 27 March – 27 October 2013

Curated by Rachel Boak

607A selection of lace acquired by Baroness Edmond de Rothschild (1853–1935) is displayed outside the Family Room and shows eighteenth-century lappets, part of a fashionable woman’s headdress. Baroness Edmond collected the exquisite French, Brussels and Venetian lace now at Waddesdon, along with the popular buttons, on long-term display.

A sample from the collection is available here»

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