Henry Edridge (British, 1769-1821)
Lady Hester Bellingham (1763-1844), wearing white dress, fichu and shawl with frilled trim, her powdered hair dressed with a white bandeau.
The reverse inscribed Hester Frances Bellingham, gilt-metal frame, the reverse glazed to reveal four locks of hair surrounding gilt-metal initials, R, M, R, E.
Oval, 95mm (3 3/4in) high
Provenance: Sotheby's, 20 July 1981, lot 165
The Gordon Collection of Portrait Miniatures, Christie's, 20 November 2007, lot 90