1600 Catherine Henriette de Balzac d’Entragues engraving by Hieronymus Wierix

From Wikimedia; flaw in upper left corner removed with Photoshop and sepia tone removed.

1600  Catherine Henriette de Balzac d’Entragues engraving by Hieronymus Wierix Wm detint deflaw

Henriette’s dress has a bodice and sleeves with panes about 1 cm wide. Between the panes are numerous diagonal millimeter-width or smaller slashes. Her coiffure has three distinct stages and only the lowest stage is without jewelry.

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