Irene Marchioness von Pallavicini

Artist: Joseph Karl Stieler

Year: 1840

Born: 3 September, 1811 – Died: 1877

Irene Marchioness von Pallavicini is the Hungarian-born lady and the daughter of the Marquise de Pallavicini. She was immortalized in the Gallery of Beauties of Ludwig I of Bavaria painted by German painter Joseph Karl Stieler in 1834. She was 23 years old at the time of painting. She married Count Alois Nikolaus Arco, the Royal Bavarian Chamberlain. After marriage she spent most of her time in Austria, and at Castle Anif, near Salzburg which was her family land. She did not have any child and ended the relationship but they never divorced.