Marquise de Lamure, née Charlotte- Philippine de Chastres de Cange by Charles-Antoine Coypel (Worcester Art Museum - Worcester, Massachusetts USA)

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This portrait could have been completed any time for a period in the 1740s or 1750s before coiffures zoomed to stratospheric heights. Charles Antoine Coypel died in 1752.

Keywords:  Coypel, Marquise, French, straight coiffure, lace headdress, scarf, fur, square neckline, modesty piece, lace, stomacher, jacket, elbow length close sleeves, engageantes, under-sleeves, buttons, cuffs, fur, earrings, gloves, fan

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