1765 Countess of Clanwilliam (Miss Hawkins-Magill), of Gill Hall, Dromore, by Sir Joshua Reynolds (National Museum of Northern Ireland - Belfast, UK)

From Wikimedia; enlarged by half. Also posted to the Reign of Louis XV - 1715 to 1774 here.

1765 Countess of Clanwilliam (Miss Hawkins-Magill), of Gill Hall, Dromore, by Sir Joshua Reynolds (National Museum of Northern Ireland - Belfast, UK) Wm X 1.5

After dressing in formal style, Countess Clanwilliam dresses in British casual style for this Reynolds portrait. Her dress appears to be a robe worn over a chemise.

Keywords:  1765, Reynolds, Theodosia Magill, Theodosia Hawkins-Magill, Theodosia Meade, Countess of Clanwilliam, Magill family, Meade family, British, straight coiffure, hair jewelry, chemise, trapezoidal neckline, three quarter length full under-sleeves, contrasting cuffs, criss-cross bodice, elbow length puffed sleeves, waist band, tassels, close skirt

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