ca. 1586 Isabel Clara Eugenia with Magdalena Ruiz by the studio of Alonso Sanchez Coello (Museo Nacional del Prado - Madrid, Spain)

Isabel Clara Eugenia poses in a jeweled saya with Magdalena Ruiz in this 1586 Coello portrait.

Out takes from this image can be seen here, here, here, here, and here.

Update image posted 8 October 2015 from Wikimedia; exposure somewhat increased and shadows somewhat filled in.

ca. 1586 Isabel Clara Eugenia with Magdalena Ruiz by the studio of Alonso Sanchez Coello (Museo Nacional del Prado - Madrid, Spain) inc. exp. shadows

Her dress follows the same pattern as those of Isabel Valois in 1565 and her sister in 1585. Again, rows of jewels and the girdle point down from a high collar and ruff flanked by false sleeves and hanging sleeves. 

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