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She is a character of intense fannish opinion. See Beauty and the Beast: The Classic vs. Season 3 Fandom Split.
When she is portrayed in fanworks at all, she is either a focus of discord, or is referred to what fans came to call Diana Appears as a Friend, the latter to let fans know that Vincent Wells, the beast, has no romantic or sexual interest in her.
There are roughly 600 titles of (the numbers of volumes is many, many more) of Beauty and the Beast zines. Diana as a romantic or sexual partner appears in just a handful.
One controversial story is "Night Moves" by Beth Blighton in Castles in the Air #2 (1991)
Portrayed in Fan Art
It appears that the same one or two photo references inspired most Diana Bennett art.
Finding examples of Season 3 character Diana Bennett is often difficult. Some fans refuse to even look at her image, which is presumably why this artist labeled the drawing "Study of Jo" after Jo Anderson, the actress who played Diana. Artist: Jamie.
artist unknown, from All Things are Possible #2 (1991)
inside issue #1, Diana Bennett and Elliott, from Renascence #1, artist is Victoria Monteleone
from Between Two Worlds #3, artist is Barbara Gudlauski
artist unknown from New Beginnings, After Endings
Jan Durr from Phoenix #3 (1993)
from A Love for All Seasons, JanDurr (1991)
Jan Durr from Huntress #2 (1994)
unknown artist, Touch of Love #5 (1995)
from The Dreamer Returns #1
from Flame and Shadow #14, artist is Anna Kelley (1998)