Gillies, Margaret, 1803-1887; William Howitt (1792-1879), and Mary Howitt (1799-1888)

A painting of 2 people. The man on the left is standing. He has grey hair which is bald on top and his hand is on his hip. He wears a black frock coat. The woman is seated on the right in a red upholstered and elaboratiely carved chair. She has black hair in ringlets and is wearing a black dress with a white collar. She is writing with a white quill pen in a book