Lady Elizabeth Cecil (1619–1689), Countess of Devonshire by Sir Anthonis van Dyck (Hardwick Hall - Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, UK) From artuk.org

Her article in thepeerage is here.

From artuk.org. Also posted to the Collars to Casual Album - 1630 to 1640 Album here.

Lady Elizabeth Cecil (1619–1689), Countess of Devonshire by Sir Anthonis van Dyck (Hardwick Hall - Doe Lea, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, UK) From artuk.org

This shows the tricuspid 1630s bodice as being a vest flanking a basque-ended stomacher.

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