ca. 1688 Lady Mary Herbert (1659–1744/1745), Viscountess Montagu, Previously the Honourable Lady Richard Molyneux, and Later Lady Maxwell, as Diana by François de Troy (Coughton Court - Alcester, Warwickshire, UK)

Her article in thepeerage is here. She was Elizabeth Somerset’s daughter.

From artuk.org; enlarged by one quarter.

Lady Mary Herbert (1659-1744/1745), Viscountess Montagu, Previously the Honourable Lady Richard Molyneux, and Later Lady Maxwell, as Diana

Lady Mary wears a jeweled leather half bodice under a pelt in this allegorical painting in French style by François de Troy.

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