Catherine Sedley, Countess of Dorchester (1657-1717), Mistress of James II; wife of General David Colyear, 1st Earl of Portmore; daughter of Sir Charles Sedley
Sitter in 12 portraits
The mistress of James II; a celebrated wit at court, created Countess of Dorchester and Baroness of Darlington in 1686.
by Robert Williams, published by Edward Cooper, after William Wissing
published by Richard Tompson, after Sir Peter Lely
published by John Smith, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
by Isaac Beckett, published by John Smith, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt