1756 Anne Streatfeild, née Sidney, natural daughter of the 7th Earl of Leicester and wife of Henry Streatfeild by Arthur Devis (auctioned by Bonham's)

Lady Anne is described in Henry Streatfield's Wikipedia article. Her article in thepeerage is here.

From Bonhams' Web site; spots and linear flaws removed with Photoshop by gogm.

Lady Anne is dressed in keeping with the French Ladies in Carrogis portraits rather than British casual with abundant swagged flounces on her skirt and lace lapels and engageantes.

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