ca. 1655 Anne Percy by Sir Peter Lely (Petworth House - Petworth, West Sussex, UK)

According to her article in the peerage, this Lady Anne was the daughter of Lady Anne Cecil. She did not bear children, living to about 22 years.

From the-athenaeum.org. Also posted to the “Casual” Dress - 1641 to 1683 Album here.

ca. 1655 Anne Percy by Sir Peter Lely (Petworth House - Petworth, West Sussex, UK) From the-athenaeum.org

Lady Anne is sumptuously dressed in tan satin with a white chemise beneath in this Lely portrait.

Keywords:  1652, Lely, Anne Percy (1633-654), Anne Stanhope, Percy family, Stanhope family, Countess, British, proto-hurluberlu coiffure, necklace, chemise, modesty piece, elbow length under-sleeves, cuffs, fitted bodice, brooch, elbow length split puffed over-sleeves, clasps, vee wistline, close skirt, wrap

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