1608 Margaret Savoia, Duchess of Mantua, by Frans Pourbus the Younger (Hermitage)


Margaret of Savoia wears an example of a saya in this 1608 portrait by Frans Pourbus the Younger. Her Wikipedia article is here

This portrait shows the gray or black material lining her false sleeves and the gathering of skirt material towards the bodice.

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