1765 Maria Luisa by Martin van Meytens (Hofburg, Innsbruck Austria)

Being a Habsburg in-law qualified Maria Luisa for a van Meytens portrait, shown here, on Empress Maria Theresia's wall of fame in Innsbruck.

From the Farbdiaarchiv zur Wand - und Deckenmalerei of Zentralinstitut fur Kunstgeschichte. Spots and trace print on left side removed with Photoshop by gogm.

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