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"Emilienne D'Alencon, Dancer and Grand Courtesan of Belle Epoque France, circa 1900"

oorequiemoo: Emilienne d’Alençon french cabaret dancer and courtesan, named “one of the belle époque’s three graces”

LOLA MONTEZ -

LOLA MONTEZ -

Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster au Centre Pompidou, la rétro futuriste

Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster au Centre Pompidou, la rétro futuriste

https://flic.kr/p/NYZeu7 | LOLA MONTEZ

https://flic.kr/p/NYZeu7 | LOLA MONTEZ

Lola Montez and her dog Gip, 1856, from the book "Lola Montez: A Life" by Bruce Seymour from the Harvard Theatre Collection.

Lola Montez and her dog Gip, from the book "Lola Montez: A Life" by Bruce Seymour from the Harvard Theatre Collection

Lola Montez

Okay, so this super pretty lady is Lola Montez - She was an Irish dancer born under the name Elizabeth Rosanna Gilbert who was the lover of King Ludwig I. of Bavaria.

Lola Montez by Joseph Karl Stieler, 1847

Lola Montez by Joseph Karl Stieler, 1847

Lola Montez, was an Irish dancer and actress who became famous as a "Spanish dancer", courtesan and mistress of King Ludwig I of Bavaria, who made her Countess of Landsfeld.

She lived in Grass Valley for a while, her house is still there! Lola Montez, was an Irish dancer and actress who became famous as a "Spanish dancer", courtesan and mistress of King Ludwig I of Bavaria, who made her Countess of Landsfeld.