Maria Hardouin D'Annunzio (1864-1954), duchess of Gallese, wife of Italian writer and politician Gabriele D'Annunzio, prince of Montenevoso by Antonio De La Gandara (auctioned by Cambi)

Next

This portrait could date from her 1899 separation.

From lapaletteetlereve.eklablog.com/antonio-de-la-gandara-c18439362.

Maria Hardouin D'Annunzio (1864-1954), duchess of Gallese, wife of Italian writer and politician Gabriele D'Annunzio, prince of Montenevoso by Antonio De La Gandara (auctioned by Cambi)

The blouson bodice, shallow vee waistline, elaborate sleeves, and skirt suggest this is a turn-of-the (last) century dress.

Keywords:  de la Gandara, Maria Hardouin d’Annunzio, Duchessa di Gallese, Principessa di Montenevoso, Hardouin family, d’Annunzio family, Duchess, Italian, bouffant coiffure, bun, choker necklace, blouson bodice, vee neckline, lapels, jabot, elbow length virago sleeves, arm bands, cuffs, shallow vee waistline, close skirt

This site is for educational and information use. It is open for downloading and use without charge. I only ask that these images not be used for profit! I can be contacted at:  contactme@gogmsite.net.