miss harlow

Portrait of the Misses Leader (1813-1814). George Henry Harlow (English, 1787-1819). Oil on canvas. Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Harlow’s portraits are well conceived, and, though much in the manner and style of Lawrence, have a character of their own. His portraits of ladies were always graceful and pleasing. William Leader, father of the Misses Leader, was a wealthy M.P.