1839 Countess Maria Alexeevna Olsufyeva by Eugène A. Pluchart (State Tretyakov Gallery, Moskva Russia)

There is a little information about her here; her birth and marriage dates are unknown.

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The white satin of Countess Olsufyeva evening dress picks up the darts of her bodice in this 1839 Pluchart portrait. She wears what could be called an open turban.

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