Mary Catherine Bolton
Oil on panel
1833 London, Queen's Bazaar, Oxford Street, "Mr Mathews's Gallery of Theatrical Portraits" (350)
1971 Northampton, Central Art Gallery, "The De Wildes" (21)
H. R. Cook pub. H.R. Cook 20 September 1813, stipple and line 11.3x9.5, inscr: "MISS BOLTON / Engraved by H.R. Cook from the original Picture by De Wilde / in the possession of Charles Mathews Esq." The same plate was issued 10 December 1813 with a different title, "Countess Thurlow, late Miss Bolton", was published by I.W.H. Payne, 1814
The sitter wears a short-sleeved white dress decorated with a band of pink across the bosom.
A popular actress in the first two decades of the 19th century, she married Edward, 2nd Baron of Thurlow.