Catherine Sedley, Countess of Dorchester (1657-1717), Mistress of James II
Sitter associated with 12 portraits
The mistress of James II; a celebrated wit at court, created Countess of Dorchester and Baroness of Darlington in 1686.
by Charles William Sherborn, after studio of Sir Peter Lely
Royalty, Rulers and Aristocracy
Courtesans and courtiers