1730 (after) Josepha Castelbarco Visconti by Rosalba Carriera

She is probably Giuseppa Castelbarco, who married Costanzo d' Adda Marquis di San Giovanni di Pomesana, Count di Sale.

From Wikimedia.

The notched sleeves and large print patterns suggest the dress in this Carriera portrait dates from the earlier 1700s.

Keywords:  Carriera, Countess, Italian, curly coiffure, jeweled ribbon headdress, scoop neckline, modesty piece, split bodice, sweetheart neckline, quarter length full notched over-sleeves, full under-sleeves, lace, earrings, jeweled bodice ornament, clasps, wrap


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