French style has invaded Russia as shown by the nightgownish appearance of Countess Protasova's dress in this 1790s Levitsky work. Her dress is tightened up just a little just below her breasts. Russian winters had to be hard when dressed like this.
Keywords: Levitsky, Countess, Russian, long curly hair, scoop neckline, ruffle, lace, cap over-sleeves, long tight sleeves, no waistline, wrap
Jul 19, 2010 5:33 PM
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