1788/1789 Hon. Anne Bouverie, later the Hon. Mrs John Talbot (1729-1813) by Sir Thomas Lawrence (location unknown to gogm)

 From www.pinterest.com/lucindabrant/18th-century-hairlarity.

I do not know if Mrs. Talbot was an owl fancier, but this exaggerated bonnet-like headdress is similar to the face of an owl.

Keywords:  1788, Lawrence, Anne de Bouverie, de Bouverie family, Talbot family, British, bouffant coiffure, ribboned floral bonnet, lace, bows, vee neckline, fichu, long tight sleeves, cuffs, full skirt


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