ca. 1633 Luísa de Gusmão, about the time she married the Duque de Bragança (Museo de Bellas Artes - Cordoba, Andalucia, Spain)

From Wikimedia; enlarged by half and filled in shadows. Also posted to Luísa de Gusmão’s Subalbum here.

ca. 1633 Luísa de Gusmão, about the time she married the Duque de Bragança (Museo de Bellas Artes - Cordoba, Andalucia, Spain) Wm shadows

Luisa wears a somber and beautiful dress with virago sleeves topped by a fluffy beaded hair ornament, flowers, and a large headpiece. Her bodice is obscured in the darkness, but a late 1500s dress seen here may have a similar bodice.

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