1820s Zofia Potocka (née Branicka; Polish noblewoman,1790-1879)” by Ferdinand Maröhn (Muzeum Narodowe w Warszawie - Warsawa, Poland)

From Pinterest search. Also posted to Zofia Potocka, née Branicka’s new Subalbum here.

1820s Zofia Potocka (née Branicka; Polish noblewoman,1790-1879)” by Ferdinand Maröhn (Muzeum Narodowe w Warszawie - Warsawa, Poland) From Pinterest search

Zofia's dress is close to the one in the last image. Her under-bodice or chemise has a crescent neckline beneath her sheer dress. The two necklines create a trapezoidal neckline that protects her modesty.

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