Bianca Maria Sforza by Ambrogio de Predis (National Gallery of Art - Washington, DC, USA)

From Google Art Project via Wikimedia. Also posted to her new Subalbum.

Bianca Maria Sforza by Ambrogio de Predis (National Gallery of Art - Washington, DC, USA) From Google Art Project via Wikimedia

There are a number of early Renaissance profile portraits like this one showing well-dressed sitters wearing hair jewelry.

Keywords:  de Predis, Bianca Maria Sforza, Queen of the Germans, Holy Roman Empress, deutsche Königin, Erzherzogin von Österreich, Kaiserin des Heiligen Römischen Reiches, Sforza family, Habsburg family, Empress, straight coiffure, jeweled caul, hair jewelry, ferroniere, jeweled pony tail, necklace, fitted bodice, square neckline, puffed cloth ornaments, long tight sleeves, jeweled belt

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