Lady Dorothy Percy (1598–1659), Countess of Leicester by Sir Anthonis van Dyck (Petworth House - Petworth, West Sussex, UK)

Her article in thepeerage is here. She was Dorothy, Countess of Sunderland’s mother.

From; enlarged one quarter. Also posted in the Collars to Casual - 1630 to 1640 Album here.

Lady Dorothy Percy (1598-1659), Countess of Leicester

Here is another van Dyck portrait of a Lady in a white satin dress with a high vee waistline wearing a curly coiffure.

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