Baroness Amelie Stuers by Moritz Michael Daffinger (auctioned by Christie's)

According to Christie's, she was the wife of the Dutch Ambassador to Vienna.

From Christie's Web site; spots removed with Photoshop.

Baroness Amelie Stuers by Moritz Michael Daffinger (auctioned by Christie's)

This portrait shows a neo-hurluberlu coiffure, pleated bodice, and imbecile sleeves, suggesting it dates to about 1737.

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