1840 Elena Pavlovna by Vladimir Hau

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by Lisa on 14 February 2006.

The changes in fashion between 1830 and 1840 are vividly illustrated comparing this 1840 Hau work and the 1830 portraits of Elena Pavlovna.

Keywords:  1840, Hau, Elena Pavlovna née Württemberg, Grand Duchess, Württemberg family, Romanov family, Russian, hurluberlu coiffure, off shoulder scoop neckline, modesty piece, bertha, quarter length sleeves, engageantes, deep vee waistline, full skirt, necklace, bracelets, wrap, fur

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