1860(?) Countess of Pushkin (may be Varvara Musina-Pushkina?) by Franz Xaver Winterhalter (location unknown)

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Countess Pushkin wears a dress with a vee neck bodice, probably truncated by a modesty piece to form a trapezoid. The dress may have a laced bodice. It has sleeves flared to accomodate engageantes.

Keywords:  Winterhalter, Countess, Pushkin family, Russian, straight coiffure, floral headdress, veil, trapezoidal neckline, revers, ruching, laced bodice, three quarter length puffed sleeves, engageantes, lace, over-skirt, neck band, earrings


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