Allegory of Love. Young Woman with a Pink, ca. Attributed to Hans Memling (Netherlandish, active about died Oil on wood Overall 17 x 7 in. painted surface 17 x 6 in. x cm) The Jules Bache Collection, 1949
Portrait of a Woman Artist: Netherlandish or French Date: ca. Culture: Franco-Flemish Medium: Oil on oak panel Dimensions: 22 x 16 in. x cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975 Accession Number:
Ladies used hoods and wimples with complex folds, high crowns, gables or peaks. They stowed their curls in hairnets and snoods, ladies decorated these with gold, pearls or gem stones. Poorer women wore cauls (cloth bags to cover the coiled hair).