ca. 1550-1555 Infanta María de Portugal, duquesa de Viseu by Anthonis Mor (Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales - Madrid, Spain)

From Wikimedia; fixed the dark area on the right side of the lower edge with Photoshop. Also posted to Maria of Portugal, Duchess of Viseu’s new Subalbum here.

ca. 1550-1555 Infanta María de Portugal, duquesa de Viseu by Anthonis Mor (Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales - Madrid, Spain) Wm fixed bottom edge in dark area to right

Maria’s surcote covers a white dress. The surcote has long, may be 40 cm, bordered slashes alongside the buttoned up center. Her jeweled headdress covers her ears in late medieval style. The complex sleeves have five segments. She holds a folding fan when feathered fans were common.

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