Francois Boucher 1703–1770 FR 'Portrait of Madame de Pompadour' 1756

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Detail from Madame de Pompadour, by François Boucher, oil on canvas, 1750. Note the cameo of Louis XV. Wonderful!

Detail from Madame de Pompadour, by François Boucher, oil on canvas, 1750. Note the cameo of Louis XV. Wonderful!

Madame de Pompadour. Final portrait begun just days before death, finished after it (by Francois Hubert Drouais) In 1764, at the age of 42, she dies in Versailles of either lung cancer or tuberculosis.

Madame de Pompadour. Final portrait begun just days before death, finished after it (by Francois Hubert Drouais) In 1764, at the age of 42, she dies in Versailles of either lung cancer or tuberculosis.

Portrait of Madame Begeret, 1746 ~ by François Boucher (1703-70). Her husband was a patron of Boucher's -- likely introduced Boucher to Madame Pompadour, his most important and long-standing client...

Portrait of Madame Begeret, 1746 ~ by François Boucher (1703-70). Her husband was a patron of Boucher's -- likely introduced Boucher to Madame Pompadour, his most important and long-standing client...

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Madame Pompadour {Lisa Falzon} The fantastic Madame Pompadour is, Oh La La, supposedly to have had breasts so lovely King Louis had a mould of them made for his champagne glasses... attributing to the shape of champagne glasses today. Saucy, non? ;)

Pink Crinoline Lady Figurine, 1940s Figure, Madame Pompadour, Southern Belle,  Pink Home Interior, Vintage Home Decor, Lady Statue, Mom Gift by CuriosAnCollectibles on Etsy

Pink Crinoline Lady Figurine, 1940s Figure, Madame Pompadour, Southern Belle, Pink Home Interior, Vintage Home Decor, Lady Statue, Mom Gift by CuriosAnCollectibles on Etsy

Madame Pompadour http://calantheandthenightingale.tumblr.com/post/6909635965/madame-bergeret-by-francois-boucher-1703-1770

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Madame Pompadour http://calantheandthenightingale.tumblr.com/post/6909635965/madame-bergeret-by-francois-boucher-1703-1770

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