ca. 1690 Marie Casimire Sobieska by Alexandre-François Desportes (State Hermitage Museum - St. Petersburg, Russia)

From pinterest.com/asteria0052/1690/; shadows slightly filled in and exposure also slightly increased.

ca. 1690 Marie Casimire Sobieska by Alexandre-François Desportes (State Hermitage Museum - St. Petersburg, Russia) From pinterest.com:asteria0052:1690: filled in shadows and increased exposure

Marie Casimire uses red trimming to contrast with her white under-bodice and under-sleeves in Polish national colors. This is a very Lely-esque portrait with the Lady posing in flamboyant in-your-face casual luxury.

Keywords:  1690, Desportes, Marie Sobieska, Marie Casimire Louise de La Grange d'Arquien, Maria Kazimiera, Marysieńka, Queen of Poland, de La Grange d'Arquien family, Sobieski family, Queen, Polish, Lady-in-Waiting, Marie Louise Gonzaga, curly coiffure, hair jewelry, lace and puffed cloth neck ornament, lace-trimmed chemise, modesty piece, vee neckline, lapels, three quarter length full under-sleeves, jeweled arm bands, lace flared cuffs, split under-bodice, vee décolletage, split bodice, quarter length flared full over-sleeves, cuffs, clasps, waist band, close skirt

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