Princess Marthe-Lucile Bibesco by Boldini.1911. Princess, author, and toast of Belle Epoque Paris. She had relationships, some romantic, with heads of state, including Churchill, and de Gaulle. Became a stateswoman for Romania and died in Paris at 82.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Young Woman Drawing At one time ascribed to Jacques-Louis David, this engaging image has now been recognized as the work of Marie-Denise Villers. Although little known today, Villers was a gifted pupil of Girodet and exhibited in the salons, where her portraits attracted attention. This canvas, which was exhibited in the 1801 Salon, may be a self-portrait.