ca. 1780 Lady Boston, née Christian Methuen by George Romney (location ?)

Her article in thepeerage is here.

From the-athenaeum.

ca. 1780 Lady Boston, née Christian Methuen by George Romney (location ?) From the-athenaeum

British court dress is often red robes over plain dresses, but Lady Boston’s dress gas a skirt of gold fabric with a colorful floral pattern - and red robes.

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