Sophia Dubochet, Lady Berwick (1794-1875) Richard Cosway. Three of her sisters were courtesans including the famous Harriet Wilson. She is one of the rare courtesans who actually married her patron. In this case it was Lord Berwick, part of the Prince George's wild circle. He spent extravagantly to win her and in the end bankrupted himself.
Attingham Park, in Shropshire, set their table for a Regency era dinner. This is how I would like to dine. Reading my Regencies, I know that I am supposed to limit my conversation to the people on either side of me: this table illustrates that. I can't even see down the table. http://www.atmarr.com