Overall: 21 7/8 x 4 3/4 in. ( 55.6 x 12.1 cm )
printed: on top of hand above image: "WELCOME LA FAYETTE THE NATIONS GUEST"
White kid glove with image of General La Fayette.
This glove was worn at the ball in La Fayette's honor held at Castle Garden on September 14, 1824. The engraving is by Asher B. Durand.
Olson, Roberta J. M. “A selection of European paintings and objects.” The Magazine Antiques, Vol. 167, no.1, January 2005, p.182-187
Purchase, Foster-Jarvis Fund
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