ca. 1900 Princess Elvira of Bavaria by Karl Gampenrieder (private collection)

From Wikimedia.

ca. 1900 Princess Elvira of Bavaria by Karl Gampenrieder (private collection) Wm

I thought this was a fantasy fiction portrait with the exaggerated hat, cleavage, and skirt pulled to show thighs and legs, but it’s a real portrait.

Keywords:  1900, Gampenrieder, Princess Elvira of Bavaria, Elvira Von Wittelsbach, Elvira und Freudentah von Bayern, Prinzessin, Gräfin von Wrbna-Kaunitz-Rietberg-Questenberg, Wittelsbach family, Wrbna-Freudenthal family, Princess, Countess, German, floral headdress, ribboned hat, strap, Empire bodice, vee décolletage, long upper puffed sleeves, arm bands, flared cuffs, waist band, close skirt, hosiery, shoes

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.