1765 Sophie Katharina von Klockner, Baroness von Brukenthal by ? (Muzeul Naţional Brukenthal - Sibu, Transilvania, Romania)

I cannot find information about her other than her husband Samuel was Maria Theresia’s governor of Transylvania, today located in central Romania.

From pinterest.com/alucasfauchon/retratos-portraits/. Also posted to the Reign of Louis XV - 1715 to 1774 Album here.

1765 Sophie Katharina von Klockner, Baroness von Brukenthal by ? (Muzeul Naţional Brukenthal - Sibu, Transilvania, Romania) From pinterest.com/alucasfauchon/retratos-portraits/.jpg

This is French style, a robe à la française with serpentine appliquéd ruched decorations on the skirt. Her hair is braided like challa bread, a variation of the styles seen in Carrogis portraits.

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