1685 Countess in robes at coronation of James II by Jacob Huysmans (auctioned by Sotheby's)

From Sotheby's Web site; shadows filled in.

1685 Countess in robes at coronation of James II by Jacob Huysmans (auctioned by Sotheby's)

Turn-of-the-century style with mantua skirts, fontanges headdresses, and fripon curls have not arrived, at least for court wear.

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