Portrait de Madame Augustine Bertin de Vaux (exh.1809). Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson (French, 1767-1824). Oil on canvas.

Girodet exhibited this portrait in 1809 Salon, along with six other female portraits and that of Chateaubriand. Madame Augustine holds a book in her hand, her place marked with her finger. This evokes the social role of cultured women at the Restoration.


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#21. Antoine Roussel (Rooster, Rouss, Roussy). November 21, 1989. Roubaix, France. 6′0″. LW, Forward. Undrafted. 1st NHL career goal: Feb 1, 2013 DALvsARI. Represents: 🇫🇷. +one-of-a-kind goal. Awards: King of Agitators, Cat Aficionado of the Stars.

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