Grand Princess Maria Pavlovna sepia

Grand Princess Maria Pavlovna sepia

Grand Princess Maria Pavlovna demonstrates the visual benefits of tightlacing while wearing a lace bodice or blouse in this photo. Her dress makes use of a device now frequently used in evening dresses - wearing gauzy material or lace over a low-cut garment and also using the gauze or lace for the sleeves.

Keywords:  Grand Princess Maria Pavlovna the Elder, Mecklenburg-Schwerin family, Romanov family, Duchess, Grand Princess, Russian, curly coiffure, high enclosing neckline, collar, high puffed close sleeves, lace, earrings, brooch


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