Lady Arabella Stuart, Cousin of King James I by Marcus Gheeraerts the younger, unknown artist (Government Art Collection)


The wheels of wheel farthingales were sometimes canted at steep angles, but Arabella's is not. The arrow peplum seen in the last image is repeated here.

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