Elizabeth Bassett, Countess of Newcastle attributed to William Larkin (Kenwood House - Hampstead, London UK)

According to her article in thepeerage, she married Henry Howard and had a daughter and then married William Cavendish. She appears to have had triplets in 1626.

From azerbaijanrugs.com/mp/william_larkin11.htm.

Elizabeth Bassett, Countess of Newcastle attributed to William Larkin (Kenwood House - Hampstead, London UK) From azerbaijanrugs.com/mp/william_larkin11.htm 12595

This portrait and this and this portrait are almost clones with a fringed canopy, chair piled with cushions, black dress, and carpet.

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