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Mlle. Marguerite Catherine Haynault, later the Marquise de Montmelas in Turkish Costume  1762

by François-Hubert Drouais

Portrait of a Woman in Turkish Costume (said to be Mlle. de Romans) [br] Drouais was a fashionable portraitist in mid-18th-century Paris. He painted many members of the court, including the mistresses of Louis XV: Madame de Pompadour, Madame Du Barry, and the likely sitter for this portrait, Mademoiselle Haynault. [url=http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/mlle-marguerite...
60.3 x 49.7 cm (23 3/4 x 19 9/16 in.)
Oil on canvas
Public Domain, Courtesy of the MFA Boston