1788 Karoline Gräfin von Hessenstein geb. von Schlotheim by Wilhelm Böttner (Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Schloss Wilhelmshöhe - Kassel, Hessen, Germany)

Her English-language Wikipedia article is here. According to this article, she bore 10 children, of whom five reached adulthood.

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1788 Karoline Gräfin von Hessenstein geb. von Schlotheim by Wilhelm Böttner (Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Schloss Wilhelmshöhe - Kassel, Hessen, Germany) Wm

This dress has all of the frills - a bouffant coiffure exuding curls, a wide feathered hcap, lace-edged fichu, lace engageantes, bows, and bracelets. Her dress appears to have a zone bodice.

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