Susannah Lady Isham (d.1823), wife of the 7th Bt Isham by Richard Brompton (Lamport Hall - Lamport, Northamptonshire UK)

Richard Brompton, high-living society portraitist, died in 1882 in St. Petersburg where he was working for Catherine II who rescued him from debt problems with the British courts.


Lady Susannah wears a luxuriously casual dress and a fur-lined velvet wrap in this Brompton portrait.

Keywords:  Brompton, Susannah Isham, Barret family, Isham family, British, long high straight coiffure, scoop neckline, chemise, criss-cross bodice, three quarter length sleeves, natural waistline, waist band, close skirt, shoes, bracelets, wrap, handkerchief

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