An Actress's Boudoir: The Petite Maison of Mademoiselle Dervieux About Virtual Tour

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François-Joseph Bélanger, Décoration des grandes niches de la Salle des Bains de Mademoiselle Dervieux, pl. coloriée par Detournelle.

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Tour the petite maison of the celebrated opera performer and courtesan Anne Victoire Dervieux commonly referred to as Mademoiselle Dervieux [1752- 1829]. See how the design of her house staged erotic narratives to fashion and celebrate a courtesanís identity.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"C'est une délicieuse bonbonnière. L'ameublement vaut la rançon d'un roi." [Baroness díOberkirch, 31 May 1782]

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