Please try and turn off the Graphics Processor from the Lightroom preferences.
Preferences > Performance Tab > Uncheck GPU > Restart.
Thanks for your reply. That did not help, still looks the same.
Turn off that option and restart both your computer and LR.
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Try different Camera Profiles. If that doesn't help, I think there's nothing you can do. DNG Profiles don't handle overly saturated colors very well.
That was it. Lightroom defaults to "Adobe Standard" and, in all honesty, I have no idea what on earth they were thinking. It should just default to the camera's setting in the RAW file. I set it to "Camera Standard" and it normalized the scene. It was an .NEF file actually, not a .DNG. The image responds normally now, as you can see below (raw input no compensation yet). Thanks for your reply.
Adobe doesn't attempt to decode most of the metadata the camera embeds: only WB Temp/Tint for most cameras since that is needed for all cameras and in generally stored in a consistent format across camera manufacturers.
The profiles you see in Camera Calibration section are simulations of camera settings that are only approximate to whatever Adobe could reverse-engineer from camera JPGs vs raws.
Regardless of your using an NEF or DNG, the profiles are called DNG Profiles because they conform to the DNG Standard for camera profiles, rather than being ICC or ICM profiles that are common for other software or other devices.