Catherine de Medici imported good cooking to France. Could it also be she introduced the French sleeve, the style worn by Camilia Gozage here in 1523, to France? She wears a dark under-garment (chemise ?) under a sheer sottana-like garment under an over-dress with over-bodice.
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Jan 20, 2013, 7:12 PM
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