ca. 1670 Lady of the Popham family by the circle of William Wissing (for sale by Roy Precious)

From the Roy Precious Web site; image size doubled.

ca. 1670 Lady of the Popham family by the circle of William Wissing (for sale by Roy Precious) X 2

This may be an advertising portrait using the artistic convention of showing a Lady en déshabillé. Her dress has split bodice and sleeves.

Keywords:  1670, Wissing, Popham family, British, curly coiffure, chemise, off shoulder scoop neckline, modesty piece, full under-sleeves, split bodice, quarter length split over-sleeves, clasps, jeweled arm bands, wrap

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