Top row: left - Madame la Comtesse, afterwards Duchesse de Chatelet; middle - Madame du Buffon; right - Countess de Romanet.
Botom row: left - Comtesse de Brionne; right - Comtesse d'Egmont.
Photos - René-Gabriel Ojéda; sizes increased by half by gogm.
These portraits show dresses with panniers, usually with ruching-trimmed over-skirts, and under-skirts decorated with flounces. The coiffures are based on vertical curls and Madame de Buffon's is somewhat higher than the others.