1695 Fashion Plate (Melle Allant Par La Ville) by ? (Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Los Angeles California, USA)

From the museum's Web site.

1695 Fashion Plate (Melle Allant Par La Ville) by ? (Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Los Angeles California, USA) From the museum's Web site

The under-skirt is very close, perhaps hobble skirt close meaning her mobility is limited. She carries a muff. Her face is as white as the white cloth of parts of her dress. Her over-skirt appears to have a cut out showing a white middle skirt under a triangular gold-trimmed triangular panel.

Keywords:  1695, French, curly coiffure, hood, fontanges headdress, necklace, square neckline, bows, stomacher, revers, elbow length full sleeves, arm bands, engageantes, waist band, vee waistline, middle skirt, over-skirt, pleats, tight maxi-length under-skirt, gloves, shoes, fur muff

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