1891 Countess of Lauderdale, probably Ada Twyford Maitland, née Simpson, by Herbert Sidney (Thirlestane Castle - Lauder, Scottish Borders, UK)

Her article in thepeerage is here.

From Google search.

1891 Countess of Lauderdale, probably Ada Twyford Maitland, née Simpson, by Herbert Sidney (Thirlestane Castle - Lauder, Scottish Borders, UK) From Google search

This dress has an hourglass figure modified by extensive drapery. It also has Russian sleeves in long fittings like the hanging sleeves of a saya.

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