Marie-Louise-Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun was one of the most famous painters during her time. During her eighty seven-year life, which spanned from 1755-1842, she created well over 600 pieces of artwork. In a time period where it was uncommon to be a female artist, Marie-Louise Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun put her best effort forth to overcome this adversity. Vigée-Lebrun's artwork had its own uniqueness that distinguished her as the most prolific female artist of her time.
Madame Mole-Reymond Elisabeth-Louise Vigee-Le Brun, Lady with the Muff”, the famous portrait of Madame Molé-Raymond, the pretty actress of the Comédie Française, is considered to be one of the masterpieces of Marie Louise Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun –
Vigee Le Brun--a female artist ahead of her time. Genevieve-Sophie le Coulteux du Molay - 1788 Elisabeth Louise Vigee Le Brun (painted at Malmaison, which was the property of the family of Madame du Molay.