Kim Sloan
Sloan, Kim
Sloan, Kim
United States of America
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Description: Mrs. Delany and Her Circle
The essays in this book explore many ways of assessing the reputation of Mrs. Delany: as a craftswoman with many accomplished skills in embroidery, shellwork decoration, and cut paper; as an active participant in court circles; as a botanist and landscape gardener; and as a correspondent in the eighteenth-century epistolary world. The purpose of the present essay might at first appear to be to...
PublisherYale Center for British Art
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.110-128