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EP 63: Paris History Avec a Hemingway (Juliette Récamier)

November 30, 2020 Krystal Kenney Episode 63
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EP 63: Paris History Avec a Hemingway (Juliette Récamier)
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La Vie Creative
EP 63: Paris History Avec a Hemingway (Juliette Récamier)
Nov 30, 2020 Episode 63
Krystal Kenney

You will know this week's lovely lady from the beautiful painting hanging in the Musée du Louvre by Jacques-Louis David.  Juliette Récamier was a fixture of the Paris Salon scene in the 19th century and lived a very interesting life. 

It all started with a rather strange story. Her mother Marie-Julie Matton came from a wealthy family and her father Jean Bernard was the notary and counsellor to the king. Growing up in Lyon, her father left for Paris to be the Postmaster General leaving Juliette and her mother in Lyon. 

However, there is a large question that Jean Bernard was actually her father. Her mother held Salons in Lyon and a frequent visitor was Jacques Récamier who would marry the young 15 year old girl. That’s correct, her could be father was now her husband. 

Listen to the entire episode for more on how her life turns out. 

More info and photos: https://www.claudinehemingway.com/paris-history-avec-a-hemingway-podcast-1Support Claudine on Patreon and get more of Paris and all her stories and benefits like discounts on her tours, custom history and exclusive content  https://www.patreon.com/bleublonderougefacebook https://www.facebook.com/BleuBlondeRougeInstagram https://www.instagram.com/claudinebleublonderouge/Sign up for the weekly Blue Blonde Rouge newsletter  https://view.flodesk.com/pages/5e8f6d73375c490028be6a76

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Show Notes

You will know this week's lovely lady from the beautiful painting hanging in the Musée du Louvre by Jacques-Louis David.  Juliette Récamier was a fixture of the Paris Salon scene in the 19th century and lived a very interesting life. 

It all started with a rather strange story. Her mother Marie-Julie Matton came from a wealthy family and her father Jean Bernard was the notary and counsellor to the king. Growing up in Lyon, her father left for Paris to be the Postmaster General leaving Juliette and her mother in Lyon. 

However, there is a large question that Jean Bernard was actually her father. Her mother held Salons in Lyon and a frequent visitor was Jacques Récamier who would marry the young 15 year old girl. That’s correct, her could be father was now her husband. 

Listen to the entire episode for more on how her life turns out. 

More info and photos: https://www.claudinehemingway.com/paris-history-avec-a-hemingway-podcast-1Support Claudine on Patreon and get more of Paris and all her stories and benefits like discounts on her tours, custom history and exclusive content  https://www.patreon.com/bleublonderougefacebook https://www.facebook.com/BleuBlondeRougeInstagram https://www.instagram.com/claudinebleublonderouge/Sign up for the weekly Blue Blonde Rouge newsletter  https://view.flodesk.com/pages/5e8f6d73375c490028be6a76

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/join/Laviecreative)