Thomas Forster (British, 1677-1713)
Lady Hudson, wearing loose robes beneath a mantle draped over her right shoulder, her hair partially upswept and falling behind her neck.
Plumbago, signed on the obverse TForster/ Delin/ 1697, inscribed on the reverse Sir Ch. Hudson's/ first Wife/ 169.., ebonised turned wood frame with gilded inner border.
Oval, 107mm (4 3/16in) high
Provenance: Bonhams, London, 25 March 1997, lot 8.