Marie Claudine Sylvie de Thiard de Bissy, Duchess Fitzjames by ? (location unknown to gogm)

The Fitzjames title is now held by Maria del Rosario Cayetana Paloma Alfonsa Victoria Eugenia Fernanda Teresa Francisca de Paula Lourdes Antonia Josefa Fausta Rita Castor Dorotea Santa Esperanza Fitz-James Stuart y de Silva Falco y Gurtubay, Duquesa de Alba.

Here the Duchess Fitzjames wears a 1780 dress and mountainous coiffure in this portrait. Her sleeves have vestigial forward-back flared engageantes.

Keywords:  Duchess, French, high straight coiffure, cap, square neckline, bows, revers, lace, vee waistline, full skirt, over-skirt, bracelets

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