Above: Winifred Anna, Duchess of Portland as Duchess of Savoy, by Alice Hughes, photogravure by Walker & Boutall, 1897. © National Portrait Gallery, London. Below: Fancy dress costume consisting of embroidered silver satin dress and lace ruff, "Duchess of Savoia," England, early 1897. Worn by the Duchess of Portland as "Duchess of Savoia" to the Duchess of Devonshire's Fancy Dress Ball, July 2, 1897. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London. CLICK FOR LARGER IMAGES.

Above: Winifred Anna, Duchess of Portland as Duchess of Savoy, by Alice Hughes, photogravure by Walker & Boutall,

Buberel Coronation coach Catherine the Great - Carriage - Catherine II's carved, painted and gilded Coronation Coach (Hermitage Museum)

Buberel Coronation coach Catherine the Great - Carriage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Keira Knightley the Duchess Costumes | Currently Reading…The Duchess by Amanda Foreman | intothebook

Currently Reading…The Duchess by Amanda Foreman

The Duke and Duchess of Devonshire at Buckingham Palace in London. The duchess was honoured by the Queen by being made a Dame Commander of The Royal Victorian Order

The Duchess of Devonshire, née Deborah Mitford

Credit: Fiona Hanson/PA The Duke and Duchess of Devonshire at Buckingham Palace in London. The duchess was honoured by the Queen by being made a Dame Commander of The Royal Victorian Order

The Duchess of Devonshire (nee Deborah Mitford)

To her sisters, she was called "Hen". The Duchess of Devonshire (nee Deborah Mitford)

Devonshire diamond tiara. made in 1893 for Louise, Duchess of Devonshire (1832-1911), just a year after she wed the 8th Duke. The tiara has 13 palmette motifs separated by lotus motifs, set on a base of three rows. The base dates from slightly later than the top part, around 1897. Jeweler A.E. Skinner used nearly 1,900 diamonds set in silver and gold to make the piece, including 1,041 diamonds taken from other family pieces

CROWN~This is the largest and most imposing Devonshire diamond tiara. It was made in 1893 for Louise, Duchess of Devonshire just a year after she wed the Duke.

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Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire

Self-portrait with a Harp Rose Adélaïde Ducreux (French, Paris Santo Domingo) Date: ca. 1791 Medium: Oil on canvas Dimensions: 76 x 50 in. x cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: Bequest of Susan Dwight Bliss, 1966 Accession Number:

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