Portrait of Catherine Bégon, Jean-Etienne Liotard, 1746

Portrait of Catherine Bégon, Jean-Etienne Liotard, 1746

pastel on vellum, h 62.8cm × w 49cm × w 6.9kg More details

This portrait of Catherine Bégon is the pendant of the likeness of her husband Joseph Bouër. She wears a Venetian carnival costume, fashionable at masquerades. The frame is original, like that of her husband's portrait, with the sitter’s coat-of-arms carved into it.

On display in room 1.9

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