Linen cuff

Linen cuff

A detachable shirt cuff made of linen that could easily be removed and washed when dirty and thus extend the time between shirt washings.
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One senses Van Loo's influence in the expert evocation of the textures of the garments, in particular the lushly scumbled blues and greys of the velvet coat and the crisp, smoothly executed white brushstrokes that define the linen cuffs, shirtfront and collar.
With his thoughtful, sensitive countenance, Du Jardin comes across as a refined yet approachable person--the torsion in his pose suggesting that he has just spun around to greet us, as he decorously holds onto his cloak and displays the most exquisite of linen cuffs. Still, one cannot help but notice the care and calculation that went into producing this sense of casual grace.