This portrait has long been said to represent Geneviève Savalette, Marquise de Gléon (about 1732-1795), who was a writer and amateur actress. The dress and hairstyle date to about 1760, when Greuze had returned from Rome and was working in Paris.
1725 - 1805
Portrait of a Lady (Madame de Gléon?)
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
64.1 x 54.6 cm
Presented by Emilie Yznaga, 1945
Location in Gallery