Marie Valerie and her children Franz Karl and Elisabeth Franzisca

Marie Valerie's sleeves date this to the middle 1890s, Elisabeth Franziska was born in 1892, Franz Karl in 1893, Hubert Salvator in 1894 while Hedwig was born in 1896, giving a wide interval in the middle 1890s where Marie Valerie could be photographed.

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by KarlandZita on 1 November 2010.

This is middle-1890s leg-o-mutton style. Her waistline and arms cannot be seen.

Keywords:  Archduchess Marie Valerie, Habsburg family, Archduchess, frizzy coiffure, braided bun, high enclosing neckline, long close leg-o-mutton sleeves, cuffs, necklace, earrings

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