London, South Kensington
20 September 2005
AFTER VIGÈE LE BRUN, CIRCA 1880
Duchess d'Orléans (1753-1821) in striped white on white dress decorated with gold tassels and wearing a striped hat, seated on a mauve sofa
gilt-metal frame with ribbon surmount
2¾ in. (70 mm.) diam.
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Louise Marie Adelaide de Bourbon-Penthièvre, Duchesse d'Orléans (1753-1821) was the wife of Louis Philippe Joseph (Philippe Égalité) Duc d'Orléans
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