From pinterest.com/anavegamedina5/retratos-de-federico-de-madrazo-y-kuntz/. Also posted to the Iberian Style Between 1837 and 1870 Album here.
The Duchess’ dress is reminiscent of that worn by Maria Luisa de Parma for her Mengs portrait, including the jewelry, bows, and lace. The square neckline is also a reminder of the middle 1700s. The half dome crinoline suggests this is the middle 1860s.
Keywords: Madrazo y Kuntz, Elena de Castellví y Shelly, duquesa de Sevilla, Castellvi y Fernandez de Cordoba family, Castellví y Shelly family, Duchess, Spanish, straight coiffure, tiara, hair jewelry, necklace, earrings, fitted bodice, jeweled square neckline, lace bertha, jeweled bodice ornament, lace epaulettes, quarter length close over-sleeves, bows, elbow length tight under-sleeves, bracelets, deep vee waistline, crinoline, jeweled skirt ornament, floral skirt ornament, lace flounces
Dec 27, 2016, 12:57 PM
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