Illustrus: Domina Dna: Maria Stuart Comitissa Portlandiae Neylandiae.
Etching. Plate 273 x 191mm. 10¾ x 7½". 'Ioannes Meyssens' scratched from plate. Trimmed to plate, printer's crease.
Portrait of Frances Stuart, Countess of Portland, half length, hair in curls, wearing pearl earrings and necklace, low jewelled dress, and fur stole; curtain to right. Frances Stuart (1617-1694) was married to Jerome Weston, Earl of Portland, and English diplomat. Plate to van Dyck's 'Iconographie', 1650.
Pennington: 1484; Wibiral: 135.ii
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