Portrait of Harriet, Countess Howe oil on canvas 128 x 102.5cm (50 3/8 x 40 3/8in).
EXHIBITED: London, Royal Academy, 1834, no. 33.
Lady Harriet Georgiana Brudenell was born in 1799. She was the daughter of Robert, 6th Earl of Cardigan and Lady Penelope Anne Cooke, daughter of George John Cooke. In 1820, she married Richard William Penn Curzon-Howe, 2nd Viscount Curzon later 1st Earl Howe. She died in 1836, two years after this work was painted.