Mrs. Lutwyche appears to be wearing a long narrow black stole over a very full white dress trimmed with pink bands with a zone bodice. Her steeple-like cap, a flashback to the 1500s, is another high point of her dress.
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Aug 22, 2014, 11:48 PM
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