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Riding Habit, December 1803

The short jacket has the typical peplum back always seen in habits, and is beautifully cut. The peplum is studded with buttons. The jacket sleeves are cut full in the shoulder for ease of movement...

Countess Lieven (1785 – 1857)

Born in Latvia, Dorothea Benckendorff married Count Lieven, who was the Russian ambassador to England from 1812 to 1834. The countess immediately became a leader in London society, and by 1814, if not earlier, was elected one of the patronesses of Almack’s Assembly Rooms, the first foreigner to be so honored.  Gronow described as her “haughty and exclusive,” though she is said to have introduced the German Waltz to Almack’s. But she was much more than a social butterfly. The countess was a prominent...