ca. 1671 (estimate based on age of child) Presumed to be Madame de Montespan with her infant son the Duc de Maine after Caspar Netscher (auctioned by Christie's)

From pinterest.ie/polelyr/нетшер-каспар-netscher-caspar-1639-1684/. Also posted to Francoise-Athénais de Rochechouart de Mortemart, Marquise de Montespan’s Subalbum here.

ca. 1671 (estimate based on age of child) Presumed to be Madame de Montespan with her infant son the Duc de Maine after Caspar Netscher (auctioned by Christie's) From pinterest.ie/polelyr/нетшер-каспар-netscher-caspar-1639-1684/.jpg

Madame de Montespan wears a large wrap covering her printed bodice and skirt. The neckline is framed by her chemise.

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