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Mme Pierre Gautreau

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She is remembered for the remarkable portrait that Sargent painted of her in 1884; this is a watercolour of her which is a bit less familiar.


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The celebrated portrait that caused something of a sensation when it was first exhibited in Paris; it was thought to be improper because of the nature of her dress.

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A drawing showing her strange profile.

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A coloured photograph of her.

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An oil=sketch by Sargent in which she is portryed drinking a toast.

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A portrait of her by Antonio de la Gandara.
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