Portrait of a Woman, 17th C.
Oil on panel, 28 11/16 x 27 x 3"
Oil on panel painting of a Dutch female wearing the traditional dress of the 17th Dutch . This includes a white linen diadem cap with white bobbin lace edging; a huge ruff which is intricately detailed and a black gown with a black bodice of velvet lined with fur which is for married women only. The sleeves mirror the gown and are detachable with buttons.
Dutch, 17th C.
The Sedgwick Collection of Old Master Paintings