Replacement image from Google Art Project via Wikimedia; spots and vertical cracks, mainly in the background, removed with Photoshop by gogm.
Baroness Chandos wears a simpler version of the kind of dresses worn by Queen Elizabeth. The sleeves have gold beds over an intricate trellis-work. The zig-zag silver embroidery beneath her sleeves appears to be hanging sleeves.
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Mar 2, 2015, 10:51 PM
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