1910 Baroness Gerda von Chappuis (Mrs F. A. Konig) by Sir John Lavery (auctioned by Christie's)

I searched for her in thepeerage that appears to list descendants and ancestors, but not her. There are Chappuis Konigs in thepeerage, but none point to Gerda.

From The Athenaeum; this image has been substantially cropped.

1910 Baroness Gerda von Chappuis (Mrs F. A. Konig) by Sir John Lavery (auctioned by Christie's) From The Athenaeum cropped

Baroness von Chappuis wears a dress with a criss-cross bodice and waist band, but without either blouson or overhanging waistline in this 1910 Lavery portrait.

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