Madame Vestris(1797-1856), Actress and singer; former wife of Armand Vestris, and later wife of Charles James Mathews
Madame Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Vestris (née Bartolozzi, later Mathews))
Sitter associated with 20 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
printed and published by Ingrey & Madeley, after Thomas Charles Wageman
lithograph, published 1 December 1825