ca. 1665 Anne with her niece and daughter-in-law, Maria Theresa of Spain, and grandson, Louis by Charles Beaubrun (auctioned by Sotheby's)

Maria Theresa is stuck with the baby while Louis XIV is off having beaucoup de fun.


This portrait of France's Queen Mother and Queen shows casual-looking mid-century dress and the use of taupe or tan berthas in mid-century dress.

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