Augusta Amalia wearing a dark dress

From fixed right side lower edge. Her sacrifice for Bavaria worked well - according to her Wikipedia article "...Although originally promised in marriage to the heir of Baden, Charles, the engagement was broken at the behest of Napoleon I of France. On 14 January 1806 in Munich, Augusta married Eugène de Beauharnais, only son of Josephine de Beauharnais and Alexandre, vicomte de Beauharnais and stepson of Napoleon. Although a diplomatic marriage, this union would turn out to be a happy one. In 1817, Augusta's father created his son-in-law Duke of Leuchtenberg and Prince of Eichstädt, with the style Royal Highness.

Augusta and Eugène had seven children..."

Augusta Amalia wearing a dark dress From fixed right side lower edge

The waist band's up turned center and her cleared forehead date this to the middle 1810s. Her décolletage treatment is eye-catching.

Keywords:  Auguste-Amelie of Bavaria, Princess, Queen, Wittelsbach family, Beauharnais family, German, curly coiffure, square décolletage, modesty piece, neckline ruff, long tight upper puffed sleeves, cuffs, waist band, Empire low waistline, close skirt, jeweled bodice ornament

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