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Madame Vestris (1797-1856), Actress and singer; former wife of Armand Vestris, and later wife of Charles James Mathews
Lucia Elizabeth Vestris 'Madame Vestris' (née Bartolozzi, later Mathews)
Sitter associated with 14 portraits
One of the best actresses of the day, with a gift for mimicry, and skill in singing and dancing; helped her husband, C.J, Mathews, in the management of various theatres.
by William Thomas Fry, published by Sherwood & Co, probably after Thomas Charles Wageman
engraving, published 1825