The Royal Academy presents its tableau for Chelsea Arts Ball, it is a representation of ancient Egypt.
M/S as the students bring out their tableau on a float, it represents ancient Egypt with Cleopatra's Needle, pharaohs and ladies dressed as Cleopatra. Men fan a girl with big palm leaves. M/S as another girl is fanned and she giggles. M/S as they all get off and put their coats on.
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