English School, late 18th Century

Portrait of a girl in winter clothes with a muff and an elaborate ostrich feather bonnet

Girl with muff


Watercolour over pencil, dated 1797 verso, with a painted border, in a 20th century gold-leaf frame 

15.5 x 11.7 cm; 26 x 21.7 cm framed 


The artist of this charming drawing has not been identified but it seems likely that the fashionable clothes were the focus of the work.