1690-1691 Margaret Cecil, Countess of Ranelagh by Sir Godfrey Kneller (Royal Collection - Hampton Court Palace)

From Pinterest search; enlarged by half. Also posted to Margaret Cecil, Countess of Ranelagh’s new Subalbum here.

1690-1691 Margaret Cecil, Countess of Ranelagh by Sir Godfrey Kneller (Royal Collection - Hampton Court Palace) From Pinterest search X 1.5

Countess Ranelagh’s dress has the 1600s silhouette, but the luxurious simplicity Britsh Ladies would adopt in the 1700s.

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