Charlotte-Aglae (1700–1761)

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Charlotte-Aglae (1700–1761)

Duchess of Modena. Name variations: Charlotte d'Orléans; Charlotte of Orleans; Charlotte of Orléans. Born on December 22, 1700; died on January 19, 1761; daughter of Françoise-Marie de Bourbon (1677–1749) and Philippe II also known as Philip Bourbon-Orléans (1674–1723), 2nd duke of Orléans (r. 1701–1723); married Francesco or Francis III, duke of Modena (r. 1748–1780), on June 21, 1720; possibly mother of Ercole III Rinaldo (1727–1803), duke of Modena. Charlotte-Aglae was the subject of a painting by Angelica Kauffmann .