Elizabeth Ford, later Lady Colville of Culross

John Downman British, Welsh
Sitter Elizabeth Ford British

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Dowman represents Elizabeth, second daughter of Francis Ford of Lears, Barbados in her early twenties. Wearing a feathered headress and dark cloak she leans on the base of a classical column, with her face shown in profile. In 1790 she would marry the Scottish nobleman John, 9th Lord Colville of Culross.

Elizabeth Ford, later Lady Colville of Culross, John Downman (British, Eynesbury, Huntingdonshire 1749–1824 Wrexham, Wales), Watercolor, colored chalk, and graphite

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