ca. 1655 Lady Lindsay by Sir Peter Lely (Philip Mould)

A problem with these Lely and later Kneller Ladies en déshabillé is the style didn't change much - slashed sleeves secured by clasps show in Kneller's works 45 years later.

Keywords:  1655, Lely, Lindsay family, British, long straight coiffure, jeweled headdress, off shoulder scoop neckline, chemise, elbow length sleeves, over-dress, elbow length puffed sleeves, slashed sleeves, full skirt, clasps, wrap


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