1629 Marie Louise de Tassis by Sir Anthonis van Dyck (Fürstlich Lichtensteinische Gemäldegalerie - Wien Austria) ruff, partlet, and bertha

1629 Marie Louise de Tassis by Sir Anthonis van Dyck (Fürstlich Lichtensteinische Gemäldegalerie - Wien Austria) ruff, partlet, and bertha

This shows the ruff is separate from the partlet and the extension of the ruff to form a brief collar and bertha. What were hanging sleeves are now just over-sleeves.

Keywords:  1629, van Dyck, Marie Louise de Tassis, German, Thurn und Taxis family, van Berchem family  curly coiffure, partlet, trapezoidal neckline, ruff, collar, lace, bertha, coat, over-sleeves, virago sleeves, balloon sleeves, arm bands, bows, slashed sleeves, necklace, jeweled bodice ornament, jeweled crucifix


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