Miniature of Lady Penelope Compton, Wife of Sir Edward Nicholas by Samuel Cooper (Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University - New Haven, Connecticut USA)

This is her brief article from thepeerage, "Lady Penelope Compton1 F, #269671

Lady Penelope Compton married Edward Nicholas.

She is the daughter of Spencer Compton, 2nd Earl of Northampton and Mary Beaumont. Her married name became Nicholas."

This portrait of Lady Penelope Compton offers a fine example of how a British Lady wears a hurluberlu coiffure.

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