1840 Olga Skobeleva by ?

Fortunately, there is a French-language Wikipedia article about her that, translated by Google, begins, "Olga Nikolaevna Skobeleva (in Russian : Ольга Николаевна Скобелева), born Olga Nikolaevna Poltsavtseva (1823-1880). Daughter landed aristocrats, she married the future General Dmitri Ivanovich Skobelev..."

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1840 Olga Skobeleva by ? Wm

Olga Skobeleva is dressed in a typical evening dress from around 1840, a style that would remain typical for another 20 or so years. The vertical expanse of the bodice makes darts stand out.

Keywords:  1840, Olga Nikolaevna Poltsavtseva, Olga Shermeteva, Poltsavtsev family, Shermetev family, Russian, neo-hurluberlu coiffure, off shoulder scoop neckline, modesty piece-bertha, lace, elbow length tight sleeves, cuffs, darts, vee waistline, full skirt, brooch, bracelets

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