After Sir William Beechey, circa 1800 George III (17381820), wearing General's uniform and breast star of the Order of the Garter, red coatee with blue facings, gold buttons and epaulettes, white chemise and black stock, black cocked hat with gold braiding and black rosette, his powdered wig worn en queue and tied with a black ribbon bow
Continental School, circa 1609 Magdalene Sibylle of Prussia (1586-1659), wearing red dress with dark red bodice, the sleeves slashed to reveal white, heavily embroidered with gold throughout, white lace collar and standing ruff, a scarlet ribbon bow at her corsage, gold pendent earrings, her fair hair dressed with scarlet ribbon bows and white lace
Continental School, circa 1720 A Mother with her adult son: she, wearing red figured robe over white dress trimmed with lace, gold mantle fastened at her left shoulder, her powdered hair dressed with red and yellow flowers and an enamel jewel; he, wearing blue figured coat and waistcoat, white chemise, stock and cravat, long powdered wignext page
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