1834 (issue date) Harriet Arbuthnot by William Ensom after Sir Thomas Lawrence

From Wikimedia; sepia tone removed and image enlarged one tenth by gogm.

The déshabillé Directoire fashion has evolved into Empire era style worn by Harriet Arbuthnot with a lace modesty piece. Her sleeves are complex - the sleeve to right looks like a mameluke sleeve while the sleeve to left looks like it may have a notched section.

Keywords:  Lawrence, Ensom, Harriet Fane, Harriet Arbuthnot, Fane family, Arbuthnot family, British, curly coiffure, square neckline, long close virago sleeves, cuffs, waist band, Empire waistline, close skirt, necklace


This site is for educational and information use. It is open for downloading and use without charge. I only ask that these images not be used for profit! I can be contacted at:  contactme@gogmsite.net.