The left foot of Mary Ann Viney-Evans, 1st Viscountess Beaconsfield (1792-1872)
Art / Sculpture
5 x 5 inOrder this image
Hughenden, Buckinghamshire (Accredited Museum)
On the desk in the Library at Hughenden is a marble copy of the foot of Mary Anne Disraeli, Benjamin's wife. Although this seems an unusual object today, copies of parts of the body were a popular form of Victorian ornament.
Sculpture, white marble, The left foot of Mary Ann Viney-Evans, 1st Viscountess Beaconsfield (1792-1872)Marble sculpture of Lady Beaconsfield's left foot. On rectangular base.