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December 13, 2010

An 18th century Rendezvous at the Chateau de Marly

Jean Michel Moreau. Le Rendezvous pour Marly, 1776-83. Print, Etching and engraving. Image via Wikimedia Commons.



Jean Michel Moreau. Le Rendezvous pour Marly, 1776-83. Print, Etching and engraving. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

The Château de Marly was one of the three favorite homes of Louis XV! There were many parties at Marly and of course gambling too!

What do you think of their walking gowns?


5 comments
Victoria said...

I love this print!

MARGARITA BLOOM said...

Ooooh so pretty!! I love illustrations like these!!!

Can't See Sheep said...

Very lovely. :)

Lauren said...

I am particularly fond of the little dog that mimics the equestrian statue!

sarah said...

i enjoy this print as it gives a view of the back of the ladies' coiffure and the back of her dress

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