Maggie Smith - you may know her as The Dowager Countess of Grantham, Violet Crawley on Downton Abbey or as Professor Minerva McGonagall from Harry Potter, or you may remember some of her earlier works.
Lady Violet: Well, I'm going up to London to stay with Rosamund for a day or two. I think we'll have Lavinia for tea. Lady Mary: You sound as if you're going to gobble her up. Lady Violet: [giggles] If only we could.
This outfit was made for Dame Maggie Smith as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey. The fabric was created by reproducing an Edwardian print onto silk. The design was based on a jacket from the era.
18 Quotes By The Dowager Countess That You Need To Start Using In Your Life