- Extended Catalogue Entry
by Samuel Lover
watercolour, circa 1826
16 3/4 in. x 13 in. (425 mm x 330 mm)
Click on the links below to find out more:
Sitterback to top
- Lucia Elizabeth Vestris 'Madame Vestris' (née Bartolozzi, later Mathews) (1797-1856), Actress and singer; former wife of Armand Vestris, and later wife of Charles James Mathews. Sitter associated with 14 portraits.
Artistback to top
- Samuel Lover (1797-1868), Songwriter, novelist and painter. Artist associated with 7 portraits, Sitter in 5 portraits.
This portraitback to top
As Mistress Ford in The Merry Wives of Windsor
Linked publicationsback to top
- Ormond, Richard, Early Victorian Portraits, 1973, p. 308
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 420