Marie Madeleine de la Vieuville, comtesse de Parabère.

Mistress, comtesse, Parabère, Coiffure, Louis XV, Rococo, hairstyle,
Comtesse de Parabère (1693-1755). Coiffure Louis XV.

Marie Madeleine de la Vieuville, comtesse de Parabère (1693-1755).

Mistress of regent Philippe d’Orléns.

Marie-Madeleine de La Vieuville de La Tour Pavant, called Madame de Parabère (6 October 1693 in Paris; – 13 August 1755 ibid.), was the official mistress (maîtresse en titre) of Philippe II de Bourbon, duc d’Orléans (1674-1723), regent for the minor king Louis XV, and thus one of the most important persons in the Régence period.

Source: Albums de coiffures historiques par E. Nissy. Editeur: Albert Brunet, Paris c. 1860.

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)

Illustration, hairstyle, Albert Brunet,

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