Lady Wightman by ? (Leon Wilnitsky)

From the Leon Wilnitsky Web site. According to Leon Wilnitsky's notes, she was the wife of a Justice Wightman. She could be Mary Wightman.

The sitter shows typical formal dress for ca. 1830 and a remarkable floral headdress and comb.

Keywords:  British, hurluberlu coiffure, floral headdress, comb, off shoulder vee neckline, modesty piece, pleated bodice, dual upper puffed sleeves, cuffs, natural waistline, belt, full skirt, necklace, earrings, wrap

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