Wednesday, September 4, 2013

A miniature of the princesse de Lamballe

credit: (C) Musée du Louvre, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Martine Beck-Coppola

A portrait of Marie-Thérèse-Louise Savoie-Carignan, the princesse de Lamballe, by Claude Bornet. This miniature portrait was completed in 1789, just three years before the princesse's murder during the September Massacres.

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