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Lingerie & Art II: Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Welcome to the world of 18th Century lingerie! Today we’ll see a painting by Jean-Honoré Fragonard, a French artist who lived during the 18th Century. He was one of the most important artists of the Rococo period, and in his paintings was able to capture the essence of the fashion and life of his time. Today we’ll see his most famous painting, “L’Escarpolette” (“The Swing”), but I encourage you to take a look at his other paintings!

Jean-Honoré Fragonard, L’Escarpolette, 1767, Wallace Collection, London

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