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Archive for July, 2014

Notes from the collections: The Rutland Gate Tableau Album



4th July 2014 Guest blog post by Hannah Jordan The University of Sussex has recently acquired a fascinating album of nineteenth-century tableaux vivants photographs, now being held at the Keep. Dating from an 1869 charity tableaux event held at the home of Lady Winifred Mary Howard of Rutland Gate, London, the album contains 12 beautiful […]