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Mademoiselle Mars
  • Jean-Baptiste Isabey (1767 - 1855)
  • Mademoiselle Mars
  • France
  • 1819
  • Miniature
  • Watercolour on paper
  • Image size: 13.7 x 10 cm
  • Signature: 'J. Isabey / 1819'
  • M224
  • West Gallery III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Mlle Mars was the most important actress on the Parisian stage in the first four decades of the nineteenth century. Isabey had many long-standing connections with the theatre. He provided set designs and costumes and frequently depicted actors and actresses.