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Portrait of Madame Begeret, 1746 ~ by François Boucher (1703-70). Her husband was a patron of Boucher's -- likely introduced Boucher to Madame Pompadour, his most important and long-standing client...

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Madame Pompadour, mistress de officialle of King Louis XV of France in a lovely dress typical of the 1700s. Her shoes are called mules. (2nd picture.)

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Francaise a la Merteuil – inspiration

Francois Boucher 1703–1770 FR 'Portrait of Madame de Pompadour' 1756 - Rockoko. planty. background. foreground. clothing. props.

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Flower CULTure Sevres porcelain flowers are so impossibly delicate, varied and multitudinous as to honestly and humbly mimic one of nature’s greatest inventions to a tee. Madame du Pompadour, who we...

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Le one who started it all. Madame de Pompadour (1721-1764); mistress, King Louis XV. XVhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madame_de_Pompadour

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