1670s Françoise Angélique de La Mothe Houdancourt, madame la duchesse d'Aumont by Pierre Mignard (Skoklosters slott - Skokloster, Sweden)

A genealogical sketch of her is here. Her sister Charlotte was duchesse de Ventadour and her sister Marie Gabrielle was duchesse de la Ferté.

Upgrade image posted 4 August 2015 from bjws.blogspot.com/2015/07/17c-women-on-horseback.html; spots removed from background, the horse, and coiffure with Photoshop.

1670s Françoise Angélique de La Mothe Houdancourt, madame la duchesse d'Aumont by Pierre Mignard (Skoklosters slott - Skokloster, Sweden) From bjws.blogspot.com:2015:07:17c-women-on-horseback.html despot

The duchesse d'Aumont appears to be wearing a sleeveless leather bodice in this Mignard portrait. Her dress does not show a military influence.

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