Dividing Maria Luisa's dress into parts, Part A is be the stomacher, Part B the under-skirt, and Part C the over skirt and the rest of the bodice. Part C is edged with a 1-2 cm wide vertical band of ruching.
Keywords: 1765, Mengs, Maria Luisa de Parma, Bourbon family, Borbón family, Princess, Queen, Spanish, ruching, open robe, stomacher, buttons, three quarter length tight sleeves, engageantes, vee waistline, panniers, over-skirt, order bows, bracelets
Jun 28, 2010 7:23 PM
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