1577 Elizabeth Knollys, Lady Leighton, attributed to George Gower (Montacute House - Yeovil, Somerset UK)

Elizabeth Knollys was Anne and Lettice Knollys' sister. According to her article in thepeerage, she bore two daughters, Elizabeth and Anne.

From nttreasurehunt.files.wordpress.com/2012/01/ntpl_12691; spots removed from throughout image with Photoshop and image made lighter by gogm.

Lady Elizabeth's bodice is covered with a dark over-bodice with numerous lenticulat slashes and aglets along her shoulder line.

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