Alfred Chalon, portrait of Harriet de Wint

Alfred Chalon, portrait of Harriet de Wint

Alfred Chalon, RA (1780-1860)
Portrait of Harriet de Wint, born Hilton
About 1815-20
Watercolour on ivory
Museum no. P.43-1942
© Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Purchased with funds from the R.H. Stephenson Bequest

Harriet married the landscape artist Peter de Wint in 1810. Her husband was said to owe much of his success to her great charm.