ca. 1605 Anne Vavasour attributed to John de Critz (location ?)

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ca. 1605 Anne Vavasour attributed to John de Critz (location ?) Wm

The awkwardness of the wheel farthingale is apparent in this portrait of Anne Vavasour from around 1605.

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