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Louis XV, King of France (1710-1774)

A portrait of Louis XV, King of France (1710–1774), who reigned when the Code Noir was imposed by France on Louisiana.

Louis XV, King of France (1710-1774)

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Louis XV, King of France (1710-1774). Unknown artist after Louis-Michel van Loo

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