1690 Pauline de Grignan, Marquise de Simiane (1674-1737) as Diana by Jean Nocret (location ?)

She was the daughter of Françoise de Sévigné and the grandaughter of Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, the famous letter writer the Marquise de Sévigné. Her French-language Wikipedia article is here. Her genealogical article is here.

From jeannepompadour.tumblr.com/post/146627419340/a-portrait-of-pauline-de-grignan-marquise-de; removed spots and vertical linear flaws with Photoshop. Also posted to the End of the Era - 1684 to 1715 Album here.

1690 Pauline de Grignan, Marquise de Simiane (1674-1737) as Diana by Jean Nocret (location ?) From jeannepompadour.tumblr.com/post/146627419340/a-portrait-of-pauline-de-grignan-marquise-de despot deflaw

This is interesting because the dress and artist’s style are about 30 years out of date. Pauline could be stepping right out of a Beubrun portrait of grandma.

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