Lorenzo Lotto portrayed Laura Pola in gorgeous casual dress with a, possibly, crocheted cap and wrap in this 1544 portrait. Her dress appears to lack a conspicuously separate bodice or vee waistline. She wears something like a crocheted scarf with tassels matching her cap over her partlet.
Keywords: 1544, Lotto, Italian, curly coiffure, cap, vee neckline, collar, partlet, rolled sleeves, long close sleeves, cuffs, natural waistline, waist band, fan
Oct 29, 2009, 9:27 AM
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