Catherine Bruce, Mrs Murray, later Countess of Dysart by Sir Anthonis van Dyck (Petworth House - Petworth, West Sussex, UK)

From pinterest.com/hopeisaflame/art-anthony-van-dyck/; enlarged one quarter.

Catherine Bruce, Mrs Murray, later Countess of Dysart by Sir Anthonis van Dyck (Petworth House - Petworth, West Sussex, UK) From pinterest.com:hopeisaflame:art-anthony-van-dyck: X 1.25

This dress is too opulent and suggestive for everyday use making this the kind of dress often seen in Lely and Kneller portraits.

Keywords:  1635, van Dyck, Catherine Bruce, Countess of Dysart, Bruce family, Murray family, Countess, British, proto-hurluberlu coiffure, chignon, bangs, jeweled headdress, earrings, necklace, chemise, vee décolletage, brooch, three quarter length full under-sleeves, flared cuffs, under-wrap, clasps, split sleeves, over-wrap

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