1825 Zoe Talon Countess of Cayla with her children by Baron François Pascal Simon Gérard (Versailles)

What a last name! The children are named Ugoline and Ugolin. She was maîtresse-en-titre of Louis XVIII. Her Wikipedia article is here.

Countess Zoe wears a transitional dress with a waistline between bust and waist and puffed sleeves as parts of a constructed dress.

Keywords:  1825, Gérard, Countess, French, mistress, Louis XVIII, curly coiffure, bandeau, vee neckline, pleated bodice, quarter length puffed sleeves, cuffs, belt, natural high waistline, A-line skirt, necklace, bracelets, gloves, wrap


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