La Voison

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Title

La Voison

Subject

A portrait of Catherine Monvoisin

Description

She is well known for her attempted poisoning of King Louis XIV as well as selling poison, aphrodisiacs, and abortions. She is said to have killed around 2500 people

Contributor

Nikita Crispe

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Original Format

Portrait

Files

Catherine_Deshayes_(Monvoisin,_dite_«La_Voisin»)_1680.jpg

Citation

“La Voison,” Enlightenmens, accessed September 26, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/214.

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