Maria Josepha of Bavaria possibly by Martin van Meytens (Schloss Rastatt, Rastatt Baden-Wuerttemberg Germany)


Rastatt is located near Baden-Baden and Karlsruhe and close to the French border.

Detail-enhanced by gogm.

Maria Josepha appears to be wearing imperial robes for this portrait, dating it to between 1765 and 1767. Her visible sleeve looks like a puffed sleeve from the 1600s.

Keywords:  Maria Josepha of Bavaria, Wittelsbach family, Habsburg family, Princess, Empress, Austrian, long curly coiffure, hair jewelry, bateau neckline, elbow length sleeves, engageantes, lace, girdle, vee waistline, full skirt, earrings, clasps, robes

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