Charlotte, Duchess of Somerset by Michael Dahl (private collection)

Her article in thepeerage is here. She was not the only British Lady named Charlotte Finch at that time.


Charlotte appears as another ice queen in a simple but opulent dress with a criss-cross bodice adorned with a blue sash in this Dahl portrait.

Keywords:  Dahl, Charlotte Seymour - née Finch, Duchess of Somerset, Finch family, Seymour family, Duchess, British, straight coiffure, criss-cross bodice, sash, elbow length close over-sleeves, chemise, modesty piece, elbow length close under-sleeves, full skirt

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