Susannah-Penelope Rosse, portrait of Mrs Priestman

Susannah-Penelope Rosse, portrait of Mrs Priestman

Susannah-Penelope Rosse (about 1655-1700)
Portrait of Mrs Priestman (born Mary Rosse)
About 1690
Watercolour on vellum, stuck to a table-book leaf
Inscribed on the back 'Mrs Preistman'
Museum no. 452-1892

Mary Priestman was the sister-in-law of the artist. Her husband, Henry Priestman,was a draper and sold woollen cloth.