ca. 1654 Margaret Spencer (d.1704), Mrs Robert Lucy, later Lady Arundell of Wardour by ? (Charlecote Park - Wellesbourne, Warwick, Warwickshire, UK)

Her article in thepeerage is here. She married twice, first to Robert Lucy and then to Thomas Arundell, and had a child by each marriage. Also posted to the “Casual” Dress - 1641 to 1683 Album here.

From artuk.org.

ca. 1654 Margaret Spencer (d.1704), Mrs Robert Lucy, later Lady Arundell of Wardour by ? (Charlecote Park - Wellesbourne, Warwick, Warwickshire, UK) From artuk.org

The capelet adds an unusual note to Lady Margaret’s dress as do her seemingly wide open sleeves puffed with nothing more than air.

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