1786 Anne, Lady de la Pole by George Romney (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Massachusetts)

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Lady de la Pole's dress has what appears to be a buttoned vest bodice with sawtooth-edged straps over her chemise that provides the sleeves of her dress in this 1786 Romney portrait.

Keywords:  1786, Romney, British, bouffant coiffure, hat, ribbon headdress, chemise, scoop neckline, elbow length balloon sleeves, engageantes, vest bodice, buttons, vee waistline, full skirt, shoes


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