Lady Anne’s article in thepeerage is here. She married in 1652 making it likely that this portrait dates to about then.
From the-athenaeum.org.; filled in shadows.
The jeweled bodice starts with a belt connected by a band to a a strip around her neckline; there is no bodice point or jewels flaring up from it. The dress is made in one piece. She wears an impressive assortment of pearls in her hair.
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Feb 5, 2017, 8:44 PM
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