This 1743-1745 portrait of Lady Walpole shows how British and French styles differ - the hair is not powdered and her dress is plain white satin. A necklace is caught up in the ruffles of her under-bodice.
Keywords: 1743, Davison, Rachel Cavendish (1727-1805), Lady Horatio Walpole, Countess of Orford, Cavendish family, Morgan family, Countess, British, straight wavy coiffure, feathered cap, under-bodice, high neckline, ruffles, bows en échelle, split bodice, full sleeves, necklace, earrings
Jun 30, 2015, 3:03 PM
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