Horizontal rectangle. Design for the Royal Pavilion, Brighton. The wall facing the spectator has a central mantelpiece of green and white marble surmounted by a tall mirror, which is framed by a drapery hung over a rod. To left and right are doorways over which are painted scrolls bearing Chinese characters.
Original album associated with this collection still exists. See 1948-40-1 accessory
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane
1802 or earlier
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Pen and black ink, brush and watercolor on white wove paper, silhouetted
16.3 x 25.5 cm (6 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.)
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