Marie-Olympe Mancini (Versailles)


This print portrays Olympia Mancini wearing a bodice with bows en échelle, a feature of dress in the next century that used fewer larger bows.

Keywords:  Olympia Mancini, Mancini family, Savoia family, Princess, mistress, Louis XIV, French, curly coiffure, Fontanges headdress, lace, lappets, lace, square neckline, revers, stomacher, bows en échelle, elbow length close sleeves, engageantes, apron, close skirt, bustle, train, gloves, fan

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