1813 comtesse Legrand, née Henriette Scherrer by Antoine-Jean Gros (Châteaux de Versailles et de Trianon - Versailles, Île-de-France, France)

It took some searching, but her genealogical sketch is here.

From collections.chateauversailles.f/downloadimage.aspx?server=10.0.10.13&port=14456&filename=objectimages/90-004061.jpg&maxwidth=2000&maxheight=2000; hairline tears or cuts and spots removed with Photoshop.

1813 comtesse Legrand, née Henriette Scherrer by Antoine-Jean Gros (Châteaux de Versailles et de Trianon - Versailles, Île-de-France, France)

Henriette steps on to the ground with her satin slipper wearing a velvet A-line dress that appears to take a ruff and under-sleeves from her chemise.

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