1780 Comtesse de Bernicourt by Johann-Ernst Heinsius (auctioned by Christie's)

The Countess is shown wearing a comfortable-looking dress, a contrast to French aristocrats portrayed in formal dress, in this 1780 Heinsius portrait.

Keywords:  1780, Heinsius, long curly coiffure, chemise, square neckline, bows, long accordion sleeves, engageantes, bodice, strap sleeves, arm bands, wrap


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