Attributed to John Linnell (British, 1792-1882)
Sarah Sophia Child Villiers, Countess of Jersey (1785-1867), wearing a pale orange dress trimmed with blue, blue jewelled waistband, an orange shawl draped over her right shoulder, her brown hair curled and upswept beneath a bejewelled burnt orange and green Oriental turban threaded with strands of pearls, a Classical column visible behind her right shoulder.
Ormulu frame with rocaille and scroll leaf decoration and cartouches to the corners, labelled on the reverse with sitter's details.
Rectangular, 102mm (4in) high
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