Today you get to make your own movie. The scene is the British Institution, which has inspired episodes in two of my Dressmakers books, Scandal Wears Satin and Vixen in Velvet.
Here's the picture. You can make your own story—or just enjoy the view.
Alfred Joseph Woolmer, Interior of the British Institution (Old Master Exhibition, Summer 1832), 1833. Courtesy Yale Center for British Art.
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