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Unfortunately, this is but a reprint of the 1903 abridged, translated version of Vigee Lebrun's Souvenirs de Madame Vigee Le Brun . This first-hand account, written late in life, appeared in three ... Read full review
Mme. Vigée-Lebrun's memoirs bring to life parts of the French Revolution and its aftermath. She glosses over a great deal, but gives us charming details not covered in other works. She was not only a gifted artist, but seems to have been a delightful person, as well. This book is worth the reading.