María Gonzaga de Mantua, Principessa di Mantova by ? (Santuario di Santa Maria delle Grazie - Curtatone, Lombardia, Italy)

Her Wikipedia article is here. She had a daughter, Holy Roman Empress Eleonora.

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María Gonzaga de Mantua, Principessa di Mantova by ? (Santuario di Santa Maria delle Grazie - Curtatone, Lombardia, Italy) Wm Peerage 105248

What a headdress! The dress is also unusual for open sleeves that are not virago sleeves and its rectangular collar. She wears a black surcoat in Spanish style. This may be a mourning dress. The wires supporting her headdress form graceful arcs.

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