ca. 1785 Marquesa de San Andres by Augustin Esteve (Museo Nacional de San Carlos, Ciudad de México México)

Esteve was the underpaid court portraitist in Spain according to his Wikipedia article.

The Marquesa de San Andrés carries off wearing a large, elaborate feathered hat in this Esteve portrait from around 1785.

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