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i dont think this is MA but isnt the scene captivating, i really want to know whats happening....


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Wed Jul 16, 2008 5:24 pm
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I have that picture saved under this title-


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I would say that Madame is about to step into her loge at the Opéra, but that there is some competition for her favours....

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I like the woman's dress... It's very extravagant! It would be nice to see the picture in colour!


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Madame Vigée-Le Brun wrote:
I like the woman's dress... It's very extravagant! It would be nice to see the picture in colour!

yes, and the hair!

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baron de batz wrote:
I would say that Madame is about to step into her loge at the Opéra, but that there is some competition for her favours....

I think that too. :biggrin:

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Here is some information from.. the MET.

It is called Les Adieux.

http://www.metmuseum.org/special/Danger ... s/12.L.htm

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There is a gentleman who is making/made a doll dress, which is a replica of the dress featured in Les Adieux.

http://www.my-drewscostumes.dk/the_quee ... aiting.htm

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This is a lovely engraving I have never seen, from the Dangerous Liaisons exhibition at the Met:
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It is beautiful, there are many beautiful engravings.


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affair perhaps?

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Surely, I just don’t understand the observer. Looks like some pimp to me. :?

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Madame Vigée-Le Brun wrote:
I like the woman's dress... It's very extravagant! It would be nice to see the picture in colour!


Image :wink:


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Marija Vera wrote:
Surely, I just don’t understand the observer. Looks like some pimp to me. :?


The observer, I should think, is the lady's maid. She looks bored, as if she's thinking "Oh, not another one. Here we go again."

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Delilah wrote:
Madame Vigée-Le Brun wrote:
I like the woman's dress... It's very extravagant! It would be nice to see the picture in colour!


Image :wink:



that is sooooooo nice :biggrin:

reine :angel6:


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