ca. 1790 Lady Honyman and her Family by Alexander Nasmyth (Duff House -  Banff, Aberdeenshire, UK)

Her biographical sketch is here.


Lady Honyman and her family

French style was in confusion in 1790, but Lady Honyman is dressed in keeping with pre-Revolutionary British casual style.

Keywords:  1790, Nasmyth, Mary MacQueen, Lady Honyman, MacQueen family, Honyman family, British, long curly coiffure, ribboned hat, fichu, vee neckline, fitted bodice, trapezoidal neckline, long tight sleeves, ruffled cuffs, waist band, natural waistline, close skirt, shoes

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