ca. 1700 Noblewoman by ? (auctioned by Düsseldorfer Auktionshaus)

From Wikimedia; the background was made uniform and then blurred with Photoshop. The diagonal band on the right side could be a massive flaw or part of the original portrait. The space adjacent to her left temple area, especially below the height of her eyes, was indistinguishable from the background.

ca. 1700 Noblewoman by ? (auctioned by Düsseldorfer Auktionshaus) Wm

The sitter wears a bodice with the three jeweled straps, perhaps aall made of leather over a lace chemise. The sleeves are hidden except to her left.

Keywords:  1700, German, high curly coiffure, hair jewelery, chemise, lace modesty piece, lace cuffs, jeweled bodice, scoop neckline, robes, tassels, earrings, clasps, wrap

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