Princess Adélaïde o Orléans

Princess Adélaïde o Orléans (Eugène Adélaïde Louise; 23 August 1777 - 31 December 1847) wis ane o the twin dochters o Philippe Égalité an his wife Louise Marie Adélaïde de Bourbon. Adélaïde received painting lessons frae Pierre Joseph Redouté and produced some highly-regarded botanical studies as a result. During the ring o her elder brither Louis Philippe I Adélaïde would become ane o his personal advisors. She wis the anly surviving sister o the future king. During her brother's ring she would be kent as Madame Adélaïde. An wis created a Princess o Orléans, with the style o Ryal Highness.

Princess Adélaïde o Orléans
Princess o Orléans
Princess Adélaïde o Orleans bi Winterhalter.
Born23 August 1777(1777-08-23)
Palais Royal, Paris, Fraunce
Dee'd31 December 1847(1847-12-31) (aged 70)
Palais des Tuileries, Paris, Fraunce
BuirialRyal Chapel, Dreux, Fraunce
Full name
Eugène Adélaïde Louise d'Orléans
HooseHoose o Orléans
FaitherPhilippe Égalité
MitherLouise Marie Adélaïde de Bourbon

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Adélaïde wis born at the Palais Royal in Paris an wis a twin (her sister would die in 1782) in childhood she wis kent an styled as Mademoiselle d'Orléans, an her godparents were Keeng Louis XVI an Queen Marie Antoinette.

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