1685 Countess of Ranelagh by Sir Godfrey Kneller studio (Philip Mould)

The déshabillé portrait of Lely is persisting into Kneller's time as shown by this 1685 portrait of the Countess of Ranelagh.

Keywords:  1685, Kneller, vee neckline, modesty piece, lace, elbow length full sleeves, cuffs, cuffs, split bodice, slashed sleeves, full skirt, clasps, jeweled bodice ornament, wrap


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