ca. 1780 Varvara Nikolaevna Surovtseva by Fedor Rokotov (State Russian Museum - St. Petersburg Russia)

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Madame Surovtseva is dressed for home in this Rokotov portrait from around 1780 wearing a neck ruff or fraise and a substantial modesty piece.

Keywords:  Rokotov, Russian, long high coiffure, neck ruff, modesty piece, bows, elbow length tighr sleeves,  floral bodice ornament


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