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Meet the First Female President of The Louvre

For the first time in The Louvre’s 228-year history, a woman will be leading as its president.  by Jessie Tu Laurence des Cars is an art historian and has been president of the Musée d’Orsay and L’Orangerie in Paris since 2017.  France’s president, Emmanuel Macron officially appointed des Cars this week, who is the daughter of a journalist and writer, and the granddaughter of the…

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