Oh, I know - I'm recreating a 1580s Venetian portrait for Caid's Pentathlon
(our big every-other-year A&S competition) and had enlarged the picture to
view it more closely... took a second look at the bodice... realized it was
cut BELOW the bust line... decided against an exact recreation!
The judges-to-be will thank me. ;>
THL Caitlin Christiana Wintour
Ad augusta per angusta -- to high places by narrow roads
] On Behalf
Of Renee Graham
Sent: Monday, February 27, 2006 2:33 PM
Subject: Re: Egyptian? was RE: [SCA-Garb] Dressing for your body...
There was a period of time during the Elizabethan era when bosoms were bared
as well - I understand the Spanish ambassador was rendered speechless -
according to what he wrote to King Phillip.......
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