I cannot find information about her other than her husband Samuel was Maria Theresia’s governor of Transylvania, today located in central Romania.
This is French style, a robe à la française with serpentine appliquéd ruched decorations on the skirt. Her hair is braided like challa bread, a variation of the styles seen in Carrogis portraits.
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Apr 18, 2017, 9:49 PM
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