1759 Marquise d'Aguirandes by François-Hubert Drouais (Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland Ohio)

Sections of image at Cleveland Museum of Art site copied and reassembled using Illustrator and Photoshop by gogm.

How a Lady could wear an extensively decorated open robe is shown by this 1759 Drouais portrait of the Marquise d'Aguirandes.

Keywords:  1759, Drouais, Marquise, French, straight coiffure, floral headdress, square neckline, modesty piece, revers, stomacher, puffed cloth ornaments, elbow length close sleeves, bows, engageantes, lace, basque waistline, open robe, under-skirt, neck band, fan

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