Comtesse de Montchal by Nicolas de Largillière (location unknown to gogm)

Countess Montchal is dressed in early 1700s style with notched sleeves with Renaissance-like under-sleeves in this de Largillière portrait. Her tabbed outer bodice, that matches her notched outer sleeves, partially covers another layer that matches her sleeves that covers her chemise, visible as a modesty piece and cuffs.

Keywords:  de Largillière, Countess, French, straight coiffure, floral headdress, vee neckline, chemise, bertha, full sleeves, false sleeves, puffed cloth ornaments, cuffs, tabbed bodice, vee waistline, full skirt, over-skirt, floral bodice ornament, brooch, clasps


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