1605-1610 Lady, probably Mrs. Clement Edmondes by ? (Tate Collection - London, UK)

According to her genealogical sketch, she was an attendant to Lady Stafford.

1605-1610 Lady, probably Mrs. Clement Edmondes by ? (Tate Collection - London, UK) From KotomiCreations photostream on flickr

Mrs. Edmondes looks like an android from a later millenium as she wears an English farthingale with a slashed over-skirt and scoop décolletage.

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