Theatre is about watching real people, in the moment – a connection between actors and audience. It’s a lie that takes you out of yourself. I think that’s important when everything we hear about is austerity and economics. There’s more to life than that.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The ornament can be divided into three brooches. Garrards made it in 1853 for Frances Anne, widow of the 3rd Marquess of Londonderry The estimate for manufacture was £175.
The stomacher is now on display at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, England in the Jewelry Exhibit