Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens (1869-1944)
Queen Mary's Dolls' House 1921-24
Queen Mary's Dolls' House. 1:12 scale model royal house in the Neo-Classical style with movable facade and a drawer at either end, one containing the garage and one the garden. The plinth contains the workings of the house and a set of cedar drawers. Containing c.1000 miniature contents.
ProvenanceCommissioned by Princess Marie-Louise for Queen Mary, 1921-4
Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens (1869-1944) (architect)
Princess Marie Louise, wife of Prince Aribert of Anhalt-Dessau, 2nd daughter of Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, granddaughter of Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1872-1956)
- printed & manuscript material
- toys and games