Women’s Music Class and Ashbee Piano

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Women’s Music Class and Ashbee Piano

This image shows a women’s music lesson at Toynbee Hall. If you look closely youRead More

This image shows a women’s music lesson at Toynbee Hall. If you look closely you can see that the ‘keyboards’ are drawn onto the table. Notice the actual piano decorated by Charles Ashbee a former residential volunteer (1887-189) leading member of the Arts and Crafts ,it ws given to Toynbee Hall by his widow Janet and subsequently sold to the Cheltenham Museum.