It seems as though the artist sketched her as she daydreamed.
Bold outlines and sketchy curls highlight the exuberant energy of her youth. Her striped bodice and wreaths of ruffled collar are a brilliant focal point of what might have been a portrait of a dear family member.
Costume Profile: Pre-Revolutionary Beauty Fabric: Silk & linen To be worn: In the intimacy of the home
Fashion Fridays explores art, history, and costume inspired by the exhibition Rococo to Revolution #NowOnView