The Comtesse du Barry

This vintage print was recovered from a disbound edition of "The Memoirs of The Comtesse du Barry," which was published in 1908 by the St. Dunstan Society. It measures 6 x 8.5 inches. Jeanne Bécu, Comtesse du Barry was the last Maîtresse-en-titre of Louis XV of France and one of the victims of the Reign of Terror during the French Revolution

This print illustrates a scene from David Belasco's play "Du Barry." It shows some light soil and toning, rough edge where it was bound into the book. Generally crisp and clean. Title page describes the print as a photogravure on Japan vellum.

Title pages from the original book shown for informational purposes and is not included with the sale.