1856 Saturnina Canaleta de Girona, wife of Jaime Count of Eleta by Federico de Madrazo y Kuntz (Museo Nacional del Prado - Madrid, Spain)

From the Prado Web site; spots removed with Photoshop, shadows filled in, and exposure increased.

1856 Saturnina Canaleta de Girona, wife of Jaime Count of Eleta by Federico de Madrazo y Kuntz (Museo Nacional del Prado - Madrid, Spain) AR despot shadows inc. exp

Her chemise gives her a straight neckline in spite of the vee formed by her black lace bertha. A blue flounced skirt can be seen lurking in the shadows. The silhouette is not the round dome of a cage crinoline.

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