1814 - 1815 Maria Eulalia de Queralt y Silva, duquesa de San Carlos by Vicente López y Portaña (private collection)

Lopez portrays the Duchess of San Carlos wearing very simple Empire-style dress that serves as a backdrop for spectacular jewelry.

Keywords:  1814, López y Portaña, Duchess, Spanish, curly coiffure, tiara, square neckline, modesty piece-bertha, quarter length puffed sleeves, jeweled waist band, Empire waistline, close skirt, order sash, order star, necklace, earrings

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