ca. 1891 Norah Bourke by George Frederic Watts (auctioned by Sotheby's)

Her article in thepeerage is here. Her Wikipedia article begins, "Norah Lindsay (née Bourke) (26 April 1873–1948) was a socialite garden designer who between the World wars became a major influence on garden design and planting in the United Kingdom and on the Continent..."

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Norah Bourke

Lady Norah wears a bouffant coiffure and a dress with a square neckline and complex sleeves in this 1891 Watts portrait. Her dress has a bertha along only the bottom of her neckline.

Keywords:  1891, Watts, Norah Bourke, Norah Lindsay, Bourke family, Lindsay family, British, bouffant coiffure, square neckline, bertha, leg-o-mutton virago sleeves, arm bands, cuffs, waist band, close skirt, floral bodice ornament

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