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Thursday, January 10, 2019, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Explore the fascinating history of the Countess de Castiglione (1837-1899) with Dr. Monique Johnson. An Italian aristocrat renowned for her daring costumes and spectacular beauty, this iconic woman arrived in Paris in 1855 and became a short-lived star in Napoleon III’s fête impériale.