Trivium Art HistoryÉlisabeth Vigée Le Brun

Portrait of Princess Belozersky

Portrait of Princess Belozersky, 1798 — Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun
78.7 cm66.7 cm

Portrait of Princess Belozersky is a Rococo, Oil on Canvas Painting created by Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun in 1798. It lives at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in the United States. The image is in the Public Domain, and tagged Portraits, and Princess. Source

Élisabeth Vigée-LeBrun always made sure you looked good, and in this portrait of the Russian princess Belozersky, LeBrun downplays the wealth of her station — describing an approachable, simply-dressed, almost child-like 26 year old princess.

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