ca. 1787 Robe de cour by Charles-Germain de Saint-Aubin (Les Arts Decoratifs - Paris, France)

From the museum's Web site; size doubled. Also posted to the Reign of Louis XVI - 1775 to 1789 Album here.

ca. 1787 Robe de cour by Charles-Germain de Saint-Aubin (Les Arts Decoratifs - Paris, France) From museum Web site X 2

Her hair is curly and full, but not exaggerated. Her dress has engageantes, but they are subdued. The train starts as an assymetric over-skirt. She wears a stomacher.

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