ⓘ Charlotte of Monaco (1719 – 1790)

                                     

ⓘ Charlotte of Monaco (1719 – 1790)

Princess Charlotte was born on 19 March 1719 at the Hotel Matignon in Paris to Jacques I, Prince of Monaco and Louise Hippolyte, Princess of Monaco. In 1724, Charlotte was engaged to Frederic Jules de La Tour dAuvergne The Prince d’Auvergne, however the engagement was broken off and she never got married.

In 1733, Pierre Gobert made her portrait.

On 21 January 1738 she took religious vows and became a nun at the Convent of the Visitation. A number of times Charlotte left the convent to visit her family.

Charlotte received the veil from the hands of the old Archbishop de Besançon.

She died in 1790.