Edward Light (1747-1832)
Harp/lute - A harp/lute by Edward Light c.1810; black lacquered body decorated in gilt transfer with a scroll broder, a sunburst centre, musical trophy and Prince of Wales feathers; the arch neck descending from a scroll. Moire silk ribbon. '469 Light, Foley Palce, London' inscribed at top of finger board. A fitted case of black stamped leather over wood, lined in carmine baize with jacquard tape.
Marks and inscriptions
At top of finger board: 469 Light, Foley Place, London
Makers and roles
Edward Light (1747-1832), maker