Unknown 16th century Venetian noblewoman by ? (location unknown to gogm)

From realmofvenus.renaissanceitaly.net/.

This sitter pushes the envelope for horned coiffures while the necklines of the partlet (trapezoidal) and bodice (a deep scoop with residual vertical sides) break from Italian custom the way northern Europe experimented with changes to farthingale era fashions.

Keywords: Italian, horned coiffure, partlet, modesty piece, bows, trapezoidal neckline, neckline ruff, lace, bodice, scoop neckline, rolled sleeves, long close sleeves, back-flared cuffs, stomacher, vee waistline, full skirt, necklace, draped necklace, bracelets, handkerchief


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