ca. 1885 Marquise d'Hervey Saint-Denys by Raimundo Madrazo y Garreta (Musée d'Orsay - Paris, France)

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Fashions of various eras influences the costume of Diana worn by the Marquise d'Hervey Saint-Denys in this portrait from about 1885. The sleeves are a blend of 1500s and 1700s and she wears a polonaise-like skirt.

Keywords:  1885, Madrazo y Garreta, Marquise d'Hervey Saint-Denys, Marquise, French, straight coiffure, hair jewelry, vee neckline, modesty piece, elbow length puffed sleeves, engageantes, polonaise, under-skirt, clasps, shoes, wrap, theatrical dress


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