1787 Lady Georgiana Cavendish mezzotint by James Scott after Thomas Gainsborough (National Portrait Gallery, London)

Duchess Georgiana's hat is obscured by the feathers of her headdress, but it is wide like hats worn to the Ascot races now, just bigger.

Keywords:  1787,Gainsborough,Scott,Georgiana Cavendish - Devonshire, Spencer family, Cavendish family, British, high long curly coiffure, feathered hat, fichu, bertha


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