Margaret, Countess of Orford wearing a Reubenesque costume by a followe ofHerman van der Mijn (private collection)

From bridgemanart.

It did not take long for van Dyck revivals to begin, although this dress has a 1700s flair. I cannot tell if the dress has a wheel or wide peplum spread over a full skirt or not.

Keywords:  van der Mijn, Margaret Rolle, Margaret Rolle, Margaret Walpole, Countess of Orford, Rolle family, Walpole family, Countess, straight coiffure, feathered hat, square neckline, neckline ruff, modesty piece, three quarter length flared sleeves, bows, cuffs, vee waistline, peplum, full skirt, jeweled bodice ornament


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