1724 Princess Lubormirska by Louis de Silvestre (Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Dresden)

This 1724 de Silvestre portrait of Countess Lubormirska shows how fashion was changing from the rigidity of Louis XIV to another freer style. The curl over each eyebrow is a throwback to the older era.

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