1767 Marquise de Caumont la Force by François Hubert Drouais (Ball State University - Muncie, Indiana USA)

Her genealogical sketch is here. Her mother was from the d’Aubigné family of Madame de Maintenon.

Sections of image at Ball State University site copied and reassembled using Illustrator and Photoshop by gogm.

French portraits show Ladies indoors and superbly dressed, such as this Drouais portrait of the gorgeously dressed Marquise de Caumont La Force. The sacque back of her dress, a robe à la française, is visible.

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