ca. 1585 Infanta Catalina Micaela by Alonso Sánchez Coello (Museo Nacional del Prado - Madrid Spain) bodice material and jewels

This shows the jewels and the various bodice materials in the Coello portrait of Infanta Catalina from about 1585.

ca. 1585 Infanta Catalina Micaela by Alonso Sánchez Coello (Prado) bodice material and jewels

Her bodice is decorated with vertical ribs of parallel contrasting black material. The horizontal edges of her over-sleeves are also decorated with ribs of contrasting material, center-left side.

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