1833 Marquise de Béthisy by Carl von Steuben as an oriental (Musée des Beaux-Arts Lille France)

Marquise de Béthisy's waistline and skirt are almost early Victorian, but her huge sleeves have large early epaulettes emphasizing her shoulders.

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