Madame du Pompadour

Building le Chateau

Versailles: Treasures From the Palace – Summer Show at NGA


Treasures from le Château de Versailles will be on show this summer December 9, 2016 until April 17, 2017 at the National Gallery of Australia (NGA) in Canberra

Detail Le Petit Dejeneur

The Rococo Style – Sophisticated and Yet Enchantingly Pretty


The Rococo style was delicately elegant with a distinct preference for asymmetry. It was presided over by France’s King Louis XV’s mistress, Madame du Pompadour, a sophisticated lady of impeccable style.