From mashable.com/2016/05/03/virginia-oldoini/?utm_cid=mash-com-fb-retronaut-link#FAcs9.komkq0; removed monocolor tint. It is dated 1867 there (see comment about bustle made in the caption for the last image). Also posted to the Countess of Castiglione’s Subalbum here.
This is the top most photo of the set posted in the last image, larger and with more contrast.
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Jan 22, 2017, 10:29 PM
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