A French milliner becomes a casino hostess and courtesan, eventually rising to the position of mistress of King Louis XV.
Glamorous Lady of love! Kings were mad about her! A nation fell before her subtle charms- the most beautiful and bewitching adventuress the world has ever known! (Print Ad- New York Sun, ((New York NY)) 28 October 1930)
Did You Know?
Paintings of the real Madame Du Barry depict her as a blond with brilliant blue eyes, while Norma Talmadge
was a brunette with dark brown eyes. See more