1765 Marie Loys after François Hubert Drouais (Louvre)

Properly, the title is "Portrait of Mme.Jacques-Benoit Loys, nee Marie Combe."

Photo - Gérard Blot.

Marie wears a lovely dress and wrap with seeming hectares of lace in this 1765 portrait that shows coiffures are climbing toward, but have not reached, monumental heights.

Keywords:  1765, Drouais, Blot, straight coiffure, large curl bun, large curl chignon, necklace, bows, square décolletage, lace stomacher, lace, lace-trimmed robings, elbow length close sleeves, lace engageantes, necklace, lace-trimmed wrap

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