Marie-Françoise L'Huillier de la Serre, mère de Louis-Alexandre Berthier, avec un manchon by ? (auctioned by Sotheby's)

According to her genealogical article, she was married to a high-ranked engineer soldier. Their children married into Napoléonic nobility. Her son Louis-Alexandre was a famous Marshal in the Napoléonic army and Napoléon’s Chief of Staff.

From the Sotheby's Web site; size reduced to one third of original size.

Marie-Françoise L'Huillier de la Serre, mère de Louis-Alexandre Berthier, avec un manchon by ? (auctioned by Sotheby's) From the Sotheby's Web site size reduced to one third

Marie-Françoise in luxurious simplicity in a fur-trimmed sacque back dress with lace engageantes.

Keywords:  Marie-Françoise L'Huillier de la Serre, L'Huillier de la Serre family, Berthier family, French, straight coiffure, necklace, sacque back bodice, fur revers, scoop décolletage, fur robings, three quarter length close sleeves, fur arm bands, lace engageantes, chemise, square décolletage, stomacher, bows, muff

This site is for educational and information use. It is open for downloading and use without charge. I only ask that these images not be used for profit! I can be contacted at:  contactme@gogmsite.net.