Bourgeois woman in old Swiss national costume

Bourgeois woman. Switzerland Baroque costume recherche. 17th century fashion

Swiss woman from the city in bourgeois costume 1690

Bourgeois woman in old Swiss national costume in the Baroque period, 17th century.

Note:  The Grand Lever. Second Toilette of a lady of state. France 18th century.

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