Color drawing of Diane de France by ? (Bibliothèque nationale de France - Paris, France)

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Color drawing of Diane de France by ? (Bibliothèque nationale de France - Paris, France) Wm X 2

Are these slashed (one piece cut with slits) or paned (separate panels joined together) sleeves? Only her dressmaker knows for sure. Her hair is rolled as in this drawing, but her hair is curled or braided back under her hood. Her sleeves have intricate pipeing at the slash or pane borders - frogging.

Keywords:  Diane de France, duchesse d’Angoulême, Valois family, Princess, Duchess, French, mistress, Henri III, braided coiffure, hood, veil, partlet, high enclosing neckline, neckline ruff, bodice, crescent neckline, necklace, jeweled bodice ornament, slashed puffed sleeves, frogging, necklace, draped jeweled bodice ornament, jeweled neckline

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