ca. 1740 Claudine Alexandrine Guérin de Tencin by ? after Jacques André Joseph Aved (Musée des Beaux-arts de Valenciennes - Valenciennes, Hauts-de-France, France)

This image from aura.u-pec.fr/duchatelet/int3.3.html replaces one originally posted on 20 May 2011. Paint was missing from portions of the portrait leaving white areas, the left edge was a dark stripe, and the bottom had numerous flaws. These were fixed with Photoshop and cropping.

ca. 1740 Claudine Alexandrine Guérin de Tencin by ? after Jacques André Joseph Aved (Musée des Beaux-arts de Valenciennes - Valenciennes, Hauts-de-France, France) From aura.u-pec.fr/duchatelet/int3.3.html

Mme. Claudine wears a lace cap with lappets under a black scarf. The only part of her dress that shows is the lace engageantes.

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