1898 Lady Fauden-Phillips (Helen Levy) by John Singer Sargent (private collection)

1898 Lady Fauden-Phillips (Helen Levy) by John Singer Sargent (private collection)

Sargent blurs Lady Fauden-Phillips' dress, bertha, and dog together in this 1898 portrait. The bertha betrays leg-o-mutton sleeves.

Keywords:  1898, Sargent, curly coiffure, feathered headdress, square neckline, bertha, quarter length leg-o-mutton sleeves, close skirt


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