Title: Actress pattern (AKA Theatrical, Opera)
Dimensions: 12 11/16 × 9 3/16 in. (32.2 × 23.3 cm)
Classification: Decorative Arts, Glass
Credit Line: Gift of Ann and Henry Brunnier. In the Ann and Henry Brunnier Collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Actress (AKA Theatrical, Opera) pattern depicts famous actresses of the day on a large number of table service pieces. This Bread Tray depicts impressed portrait of actress Lillian Adelaide Neilson (pseudonym of Elizabeth Ann Brown).