Juliana Margaretta Waltersdorff (1769-1819) was the daughter of a Major in the Danish army.

She married Sir Cornelius Hendrickson Kortright in the early 1790s who bought Hylands near Chelmsford, Essex. The sitter is wearing a red shawl over her shoulders and a red band in her curly brown hair.

Provenance

By family descent from the sitter to the vendor.


Chelmsford Museum and the Essex Regiment Museum

Oaklands Park, Moulsham Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9AQ
01245 605 700
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Mon – Thu, 10am – 5pm

Fri, 10am – 5pm (school holidays only)

Sat, 10am – 5pm Sun, 1pm – 4pm Closed 25 – 26 Dec, Fri during school term

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