Lady Lucy Boyle (1727-1788), Viscountess Torrington by Thomas Gainsborough

Lady Boyle wears a scarf tied around her head and a wrap, both made of black lace, in this Gainsborough portrait. A bit of stomacher and one of the revers through a gap in the lace wrap.

Keywords:  Gainsborough, Viscountess, British, straight coiffure, scarf, lace, square neckline, modesty piece, stomacher, revers, wrap

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