1631-1632 Amalia van Solms by Sir Anthonis van Dyck (Museo Nacional del Prado - Madrid Spain) headdress, ruff, lace

This shows the headdress and the lace ruff-collar worn by Amalia van Solms in her 1631-2 van Dyck portrait.

This shows the increasing sophistication of lace.

Keywords:  1631, van Dyck, Amalie van Solms, Orange family, Dutch, Princess, curly coiffure, bateau décolletage, jeweled headdress, ruff, bertha, lace, virago sleeves, balloon sleeves, necklace, earrings


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