Lady Patroness' Free Ticket of Admission. Hanover Square Rooms.Ladies' Sale for the Spanish and Italian Refugees. Under the Patronage of the Duke of Wellington.
Letterpress. Sheet. 230 x 180mm (9 x 7"). Pasted to album sheet.
An admission ticket, signed in ink by Lady Georgina Agar Ellis, for a ‘Ladies’ Bazaar’ (described here as a 'Sale of Useful and Ornamental Articles'), held on the 24th May, 1829. With the Duke the only male patron, the list of the patronesses include the Duchesses of Beaufort and Wellington, wives including politicians Canning & Peel and bankers Baring, Lascelles & Rothchild.
[Ref: 37381] £190.00