ca. 1738 Princess Amelia of Great Britain by Jean Baptiste van Loo (auctioned by Sotheby's)

Princess Amelia never married, although she could be poet Samuel Arnold's mother according to her Wikipedia article.

From Wikipedia; spots and flaws throughout image removed with Photoshop by gogm.

Princess Amelia wears court dress of the day in this van Loo portrait from around 1738.

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