Victorine-Louise Meurent (also Meurant; February 18, 1844 – March 17, 1927) was a French painter and a model for painters. Although she is best known as the favorite model of Édouard Manet, she was an artist in her own right who regularly exhibited at the prestigious Paris Salon. In 1876, her paintings were selected for inclusion at the Salon's juried exhibition, when Manet's work was not.

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Victorine-Louise Meurent
Victorine-Louise Meurent, c. 1865
from an album of photographic portraits
belonging to Édouard Manet
Born(1844-02-18)February 18, 1844
Died(1927-03-17)March 17, 1927 (aged 83)
EducationÉtienne Leroy (1828–1876)
Known forPainter, model