"My dear daubigny, I come to make you a prayer in favor of the opening of our Lady of the Arts. The offer of a small outline after nature will be of great use to make this interesting work work.
It is understood that you will be able to spread it to the artists of your knowledge." She gave active support to artistic and literary life; a pupil of eugene giraud, she herself practised watercolour and took part in salons from 1859 to 1897. It holds a well-known salon on the 24th of the rue de courcelles, in a private hotel granted by the emperor, where inter alia fluubert, saint-beuve, goncourt, carpeaux, gilded and baudry cross.
The letter is written two days after the opening of the 1859 salon, which is held at the Palais des Beaux-Arts, where it displays 3 watercolours for the first time. Portrait of mlle de v. Plis d'usage, see photo. This item is in the category "collections\letters, old papers\autographs\historical persons".Dinks" and is located in this country: en.