ca. 1788 Elizabeth Courtenay, later Lady Somerset by Richard Cosway (location unknown to gogm)

Her article in thepeerage is here.


Elizabeth Courtenay wears a British casual dress and a lightweight coat or jacket for this Cosway miniature from about 1788. Both her dress and coat could have a ruff.

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