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Marie d'Agoult

Marie d'Agoult

Marie d'Agoult

*31 XII 1805 Frankfurt n. Menem, †5 III 1876 Paryż

Countess Marie Sophie d'Agoult nee de Flavigny, alias Daniel Stern – beautiful, well-educated and rich – in 1827 she married count Charles d'Agoult. They has two daughters. Their salon on de Beaune street was frequently visited by the most famous artists of that times. In 1832 she met Liszt and she decided to leave her husband for him. Their romance was a huge scandal among the aristocracy in Paris. Chopin dedicated her the Etudes, Op. 25.


 

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