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The stunning heiress and her dashing 'Mr Long Pole'

William IV, King of the Kingdom of Great Britain and of Hanover; by Sir Martin Shee, c. 1800. He was the son of King George III of Great Britain.

Formal coat, France, 1750-1775. Blue changeant silk, decorated in polychrome silk floral, embroidered buttons throughout.

A gentleman's court suit, French circa 1790, comprising: dark brown velvet tailcoat with magnificently embroidered and irridescent paste studded flowerheads and foliage, matching breeches and satin waistcoat, chest 86cm, 34in, waist 66cm 26in (3) Heidemarie was photographed modelling this suit in Italian Harper's Bazaar, December, 1971

Frockcoat and Waistcoat [Justeaucorps und Weste], Germany, wool fabric, silk lining, buttons: metallic embroidery and sequins. lace cravat and cuffs a later addition, MKG, Hamburg

Coat 1787-1792 The Metropolitan Museum of Art (OMG that dress!)