…a light switch plate with an intriguing backstory.
The Belle Epoch Peacock Switchplate is designed with an image of a placed fabric detail from an amazing piece of embroidered fabric. Abstractly beautiful in its own right, this fabric comes with a history…
Photo above: gown on display at the historic Curzon family house, Kedleston Hall in Derby, England.
Included below is an enlargement of a photo of Lady Curzon in the dress. I am sure she was really happy to have been seated for the photo – weighed down by all that gold!