1814 Madame de Senonnes, née Marie-Geneviève-Marguerite Marcoz, later Vicomtess de Senonnes

This work is  by Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres and located at the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Nantes France.

Ingres again demonstrates a talent for documenting the details of feminine dress in this 1814 portrait of Madame de Senonnes.

Madame de Senonnes' dress is not as simple as Comtesse Tournon's with a three-tiered fraise, matching cuffs, and numerous aglets. The back of her coiffure can be seen - a bun and tiara-like jewelry. Aglets date back to the Renaissance.

Keywords:  1814, Ingres, French, straight coiffure, bun, hair jewelry, high neckline, neckline ruff, lace, partlet, aglets, long close sleeves, cuffs, waist band, Empire waistline, close skirt, necklace, earrings, jeweled crucifix, rings, wrap


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