John Brandard (1812-1863), 'A Delightful Waltz'

John Brandard (1812-1863), 'A Delightful Waltz'

John Brandard (1812-1863)
'A Delightful Waltz'
About 1850-1860
Colour lithograph
Museum no. E.2468-1914
Given by H.C. Andrews

This music cover shows a woman overcome with pleasure at a dance. Fainting and palpitations were thought to be acceptable indications of an excess of female emotion.