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Mademoiselle Mars, after Gérard
  • After François, Gérard (1770 - 1837)
  • Mademoiselle Mars, after Gérard
  • France
  • c. 1810 - 1840
  • Miniature
  • Enamel on porcelain
  • Sight size: 10.6 x 10.6 cm
  • Inscription: '4'
  • M158
  • West Gallery II
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  • The identity of the artist of this miniature is unknown. It derives from a portrait attributed to François Gérard in a French private collection. Mlle Mars was probably the leading French actress of her time (see also Jean-Baptiste Isabey, 'Mademoiselle Mars', M224).