This 1724 de Silvestre portrait of Countess Lubormirska shows how fashion was changing from the rigidity of Louis XIV to another freer style. The curl over each eyebrow is a throwback to the older era.
Keywords: 1724, de Silvestre, Countess, long curly coiffure, hair jewelry, trapezoidal décolletage, modesty piece, criss-cross bodice, elbow length full sleeves, engageantes, vee waistline, full skirt, floral bodice ornament, clasps, girdle
Jun 8, 2010, 1:23 PM
This site is for educational and information use. It is open for downloading and use without charge. I only ask that these images not be used for profit! I can be contacted at: firstname.lastname@example.org.