Noblewoman by Nicolas de Largilliere (auctioned by Hampel)

From the Hampel Web site.

Tomić-Hampel Fine Art Auctions

Her dress has a gold-embroidered neckline and puffed sleeves cinched with arm bands in 1600s style, but her hair is short without fripon curls. Nicolas de Largilliere was active into the 1720s.

Keywords:  de Largilliere, French, wavy coiffure, lace-edged chemise, trapezoidal waistline, fitted bodice, clasps, quarter length full flared upper sleeves, jeweled arm bands, elbow length full lower sleeves, flared cuffs, lace engageantes, jeweled belt, deep vee waistline, full skirt, wrap

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