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Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour, aka Madame la Marquise de Pompadour

French patron and engraver

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Influential mistress of the French king Louis XV from 1745, and a notable patron of literature and the arts.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500020051.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour, aka Madame la Marquise de Pompadour:

Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour Henri IV, ca. 1751-1758 Etching and engraving on laid paper
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