Joseph Karl Stieler - Eugenie Hortense Auguste Napoleon de Beauharnais princess of Leuchtenberg, Daughter of Eugene de Beauharnais and sister of Josephine de Beauharnais who became queen of Sweden. Consort of Prince Constantine of Hohenzollern-Hechingen.
The Adelaide boot is named for Adelaide, Queen Consort of King William IV, and were introduced in Britain in the As one 1850 fashion text put it, “If the wind blows one’s skirts away from the feet, one’s ankles are not so much exposed.
Lisle, the knitted fabric used in these gloves, employs a highly refined cotton that has the look and softness of silk. This allows for the creation of an intricate pattern such as the zig zag example here