1883 Clothilde Briat, comtesse Pillet-Will by Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta (auctioned by Tajan)

She married a prominent banker who got his title by purchasing it. Her genealogical article is here.

From Pinterest search. Also posted to the Bustle Periods - 1870 to 1890 Album here.

1883 Clothilde Briat, comtesse Pillet-Will by Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta (auctioned by Tajan) From pinterest search

The neckline ruff of Clothilde’s bodice frames the ruffled edge of her chemise. The gold stomacher panel is framed by revers. Her dress probably has a cuirasse bodice ending beneath her folded hands.

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