1899 The Bride (Lady Forbes) by Elizabeth Adela Forbes (Penlee House Gallery & Museum - Penzance UK)

From bbc.co.uk.

1899 The Bride (Lady Forbes) by Elizabeth Adela Forbes (Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Penzance UK) from bbc.co.uk

I believe this is a self-portrait. It shows big engageantes and a bit of the shallow vee waistline coming into fashion at the time.

Keywords:  1899, Forbes, straight coiffure, trapezoidal neckline, epaulettes, quarter length flared over-sleeves, three quarter length under-sleeves, engageantes, vee waistline, close skirt, wrap, wedding dress


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