Horace Hone, ARA (Irish, circa 1756-1825)
Sarah Siddons (17551831), wearing light brown dress with darker trimming at the cuff, dark brown sash, white fichu, wide brimmed hat with lavender ribbon tied in a knot just below her fichu, she props her face up against her right hand, her elbow resting on the table besides her.
Signed on the obverse and dated HH/ 1785, gilt-mounted rectangular wood frame.
Oval, 75mm (2 15/16in) high
Provenance: Chateau de Wargemont