English School, early 18th Century
Miss Bertie, of Low Leyton, Lincolnshire, as a young girl, half-length, in a blue dress with white chemise holding flowers and with flowers in her hair
with identifying inscription (on the reverse)
oil on canvas, oval
26 x 22 in. (66 x 55.8 cm.); in a George III carved and gilded frame
By descent in the sitter's family to Montague Peregrine Albemarle Bertie, 12th Earl of Lindsey (1861- 1938), of Uffington House, Lincolnshire, and by descent to his daughter,
Lady Muriel Felicia Vere Barclay-Harvey (1893-1980), Ayton Castle, Berwickshire.