Sissi wearing a fur-trimmed mantle

This illustration of Empress Elisabeth is a wonderful example of a mantle worn in the nineteenth century.

Posted to Foro Dinastias by Minnie on 17 September 2008; sepia tone removed by gogm.

Keywords:  Elisabeth of Bavaria, Sissi, Sisi, Wittelsbach family, Habsburg family, Empress, Austrian, long straight coiffure, hat, high neckline, lapels, fur, long sleeves, frogging, full skirt

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