1895 Duchesse de-Luynes from l'Illustration

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1895 Duchesse de-Luynes from l'Illustration EB

The Duchess of Luynes appears ready to take flight with her gargantuan leg-o-muton sleeves that are part of her jacket. Her chemisette and jacket materials alternate in her sleeves with the jacket forming a shell for the chemistete's leg-o-mutton sleeves.

Keywords:  1895, Duchess, Albert family, French, straight coiffure, poter pigeon bodice, high enclosing neckline, shallow vee waistline, jacket, elbow length leg-o-mutton upper sleeves, long full paned lower sleeves, cuffs, lapels, vee waistline, A-line skirt


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