A young woman standing next to a ledge with a straw basket filled with fruit. She wears a scarlet skirt, black velvet bodice, and straw hat.
Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun, Portrait of Marie Gabrielle de Gramont, Comtesse de Caderousse, 1784, oil on oak panel, 41 3/8 x 29 7/8 in. (105.1 x 75.9 cm), Purchase: William Rockhill Nelson Trust, 86-20

Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun, Portrait of Marie Gabrielle de Gramont, Comtesse de Caderousse, 1784

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doi: 10.37764/78973.5.334

ArtistElisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun, French, 1755–1842
TitlePortrait of Marie Gabrielle de Gramont, Comtesse de Caderousse
Object Date1784
Alternate and Variant TitlesM.de la Comtesse de Grammont [sic] Caderousse; Portrait of Marie-Gabrielle de Gramont, Duchesse de Caderousse
MediumOil on oak panel
Dimensions (Unframed)41 3/8 x 29 7/8 in. (105.1 x 75.9 cm)
SignatureSigned and dated lower right: L.se LeBrun.f.1784
InscriptionInscribed verso, lower center: Marie Gabrielle de Sinety / Marquise de Gramont / Duchesse de Caderousse
Credit LineThe Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Purchase: William Rockhill Nelson Trust through exchange of the bequest of Helen F. Spencer and the generosity of Mrs. George C. Reuland through the W. J. Brace Charitable Trust, Mrs. Herbert O. Peet, Mary Barton Stripp Kemper and Rufus Crosby Kemper Jr., in memory of Mary Jane Barton Stripp and Enid Jackson Kemper, and Mrs. Rex. L. Diveley, 86-20

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