1756 Marquise de Pompadour by François Boucher (Alte Pinakothek, Munchen)

This is one of two almost identical portraits of Madame de Pompadour - this one where she wears a green dress the other where she wears a blue dress.

Keywords:  1756, Boucher, Marquise de Pompadour, Marquise, French, mistress, Louis XV, straight coiffure, floral headdress, square décolletage, revers, stomacher, bows en échelle, three quarter length tight sleeves, bows, engageantes, lace, vee waistline, panniers, over-skirt, floral bodice ornament, floral skirt ornament, neck band, bracelets, shoes

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