Duchesse faisant partie de la maison de la reine portant un habit de cour by Nicolas Dupin and Sébastien-Jacques Leclerc (Versailles)

Photo - Gerard Blot.

A Duchess was expected to dress extravagantly at court, as shown in this Dupin and Leclerc print.

Keywords:  Dupin, Leclerc, Blot, French, long high straight coiffure, feathered floral ribbon headdress, hair jewelry, square decolletage, modesty piece-bertha, ruching, elbow length full sleeves, forward-back flared engageantes, revers, puffed cloth ornaments, stomacher, vee waistline, panniers, maxi-skirt, flounces, rosettes, necklace, earrings, bracelets

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