ca. 1585 Infanta Catalina Micaela by Alonso Sánchez Coello (Museo Nacional del Prado - Madrid Spain) girdle, aiglets, false sleeves, and skirt material

This shows the skirt material and how it is slashed, girdle, aglets, and false sleeves in the Coello portrait of Infanta Catalina from about 1585.

ca. 1585 Infanta Catalina Micaela by Alonso Sánchez Coello (Museo Nacional del Prado - Madrid Spain) girdle, aiglets, false sleeves, and skirt material

This detail shows the skirt and sleeves are extensively slashed. Each aglet is a work of beauty. The sleeves are tabbed just above the lace cuffs.

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