1797 Constance Pipelet by Jean-Baptiste François Desoria (Art Institute of Chicago - Chicago, Illinois, USA)

Her French-language Wikipedia article is here.

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1797 Constance Pipelet by Jean-Baptiste François Desoria (Art Institute of Chicago - Chicago, Illinois, USA) Wm

This is the height of Directoire fashion - a loose garment cinched by a band tied a little above her natural waistline with tight sleeves.

Keywords:  1797, Desoria, Constance de Théis, Constance Pipelet, princesse de Salm-Dyck, Salm-Dyck family, Princess, French, curly coiffure, ribbon headdress, scoop neckline, quarter length tight sleeves, waist band, natural high waistline, close skirt

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