Madame Louis Filleul de Besne, née Anne-Rosalie Bocquet (Paris, 1752 - Paris, 1794). Portrait par elle-même, vers 1779, huile sur toile. Collection particulière.
Marie-Jeanne Rose Bertin (1747 – 1813) was a French milliner and dressmaker to Queen Marie Antoinette. She was the first celebrated French fashion designer and is in my opinion a genious!! I would have loved to wear one of her creations! She doesn't get enough credit.
Madame Antoine Seguier, Madame de La Bastide, nee Vastal by Pierre Adolphe Hall, circa 1782 Antoine was born in a wealthy Montpellier family of tax collects and was the sister of the famous art collector Jean-Antoine Vassal de Saint-Hubert.
Robe à la polonaise
Ecole française du XVIIIe siècle. Portrait d'un d'une femme et d'Amour
PRESUMED PORTRAIT OF THE DUCHESSE DE CHARTRES, ca. 1778 Oil on canvas, oval: 27 x 21 inches