Emilia Francis (née Strong), Lady Dilke by Laura Capel Lofft (afterwards Lady Trevelyan) (National Portrait Gallery - London, UK)

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Emilia Francis (née Strong), Lady Dilke by Laura Capel Lofft (afterwards Lady Trevelyan) (National Portrait Gallery - London, UK) Wm peerage 370205

A young Emilia Strong wears a long sleeve dress, probably with a vee waistline and no bustle, in this portrait by Laura Lofft. Her coiffure is not straight in high Victorian style - there is a large curl above her ear and a pigtail below.

Keywords:  Lofft, Emilia Lady Dilke, Emilia Strong, Emilia Pattison, Emoilia Dilke, Lady Dilke, Strong family, Dilke family, British, straight coiffure, pigtails, chignon, chemise, square neckline, modesty piece, long under-sleeves, cuffs, ruffles, revers, stomacher, long close over-sleeves, full skirt

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