Madame de Pompadour thought that the gift was too pretentious (she loved simpler things, like flowers or porcelains) and hid it. On the surface, King Louis XV seemed like a total catch. Over time, her artistry became part of her identity so much that a shade of pink was called “Pompadour Pink.”. AMANDA FOREMANwas born in London in 1968 and edu-cated at Sarah Lawrence College, Columbia University, and It might have been true. They called her, and I quote, “Mommy Whore.”. Pompadour is played by Sophia Myles, who bizarrely kept her British accent for the role. But it's looking like another character to have locked lips with the Doctor might be: Madame de Pompadour, from the excellent season two episode "The Girl in the Fireplace." Even so, there is a dark detail about Pompadour’s involvement in the War and it involves a now-famous quotation. Pompadour’s enemies immediately pounced on the opportunity to malign her. Along Came Love (1936) - Mrs. Gould Human Side, The (1934) - Vera Sheldon Whom the Gods Destroy (1934) - Margaret Forrester Counsellor at Law (1933) - Cora Simon No Marriage Ties (1933) - Adrienne Deane aka Public Be Sold, The (1933) Voltaire (1933) - Madame de Pompadour Man Called Back, The (1932) - Dianna St. Clair When Charles refused to give up his wife, King Louis started playing dirty. The Mistress and the Doctor. Louis was not a one-woman man. Charles’ uncle and Pompadour’s guardian/secret dad, Le Normant de Tournehem sweetened the deal by making Charles his sole heir. Reinette and the Doctor kiss before she leaves to join her mother. Do you question the accuracy of a fact you just read? Madame de Pompadour played a key role in making Paris the capital of taste and culture in Europe. So, while he can have flings with people when they both know it can't be permanent (Madame de Pompadour), he can't have a real committed relationship with a human, and he's too honest to fool one into thinking otherwise. She had three. The real Madame was a woman of refinement, great intelligence and elegant charm, one who held great sway over the monarch. After seven years of violence, the war ended but France had no reason to celebrate. The Doctor, Mickey and Rose land on a spaceship in the 51st century only to find 18th century Versailles on board, the time of Madame De Pompadour! Pompadour had so much sway over the king that she got him to give her brother a noble title too. One of Madame de Pompadour’s final acts was also one of her most noble. But some say he didn’t do so just out of the goodness of his heart…, Because of Le Normant de Tournehem’s devotion and care for Pompadour, a dark rumor emerged. In 1764, Madame de Pompadour began to feel unwell. Because of Pompadour’s disastrous involvement with the Seven Years War, she became the most hated woman in France. She was just 42 years old, but she had lived a hundred lives in her short time on Earth. As a patron of the arts, it made sense for Madame de Pompadour to cover the walls of her boudoir with expensive custom paintings. Charles thought things couldn’t get worse, but he was wrong. He falls in love… The Mistress and the Doctor. (The Doctor calls back through the fireplace.) This is the entrancing tale of Madame de Pompadour. Ah, yes, Mama got around. Louis passed a bill that suppressed Jesuits, a rising Christian group. He then proceeds to fall for Madame De Pompadour the very next episode. The elaborate coif involves one’s hair being worn straight up from the forehead and sides. For a time, Pompadour returned his passion. As we’ll see, Pompadour held a lot of power and influence in her beau’s court…. 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When it came time for Pompadour to wed, he had just the man in mind: His nephew, the handsome financier Charles Guillaume Le Normant d’Etiolles. We can assume that Louis appreciated her suggestive clothing. When Pompadour was young, her mother took her to a fortune teller. The Petit Trianon went on to serve as home base to Pompadour’s successor in the royal bed, Madame du Barry. Why did they think they could repair the ship with the head of Madame de Pompadour? From 1755 to 1881, the British Army had a regiment called the 56th Regiment of Foot, also known as the West Essex. Madame de Pompadour got used to the fancy life pretty quickly. My mom never told me how her best friend died. (The fireplace turns, taking the Doctor away.) All her life, clockwork men stalk her, and she relies upon the Doctor to save her from them. Madame du Pompadour's theme extended to 1 hour. Rose De Pompadour. © Copyright 2021 by Factinate.com. Pompadour was deeply engaged in arts and culture, and one of her project was editing the first French Encyclopedia by her frenemy Diderot and his co-writer d’Alembert. Here’s the thing: Pompadour wasn’t crazy for setting her sights on the king. After Pompadour’s death, tributes poured in from all over France. A quick look and then he decided he would leave. She agreed to live in another set of apartments to appease the court. The answer is simple: She was beautiful. A sumptuous new biography of one of the most famous dangerous liaisons When Jeanne Antoinette Poisson was a child, a fortune-teller predicted that she would one day be the mistress of a king. Drouais, Madame de Pompadour at her Tambour Frame, 1763-4 But who was the real Pompadour, and how did she become one of the most powerful women in 18th-century France? He falls in love. The Treaty of Versailles made waves in 18th century Europe and one of its biggest developments was turning the former enemies of France and Austria into allies. Charles and Pompadour’s marriage was controversial from the very beginning. Not all her legacies would be so positive, though. To this day, no one knows what caused Chateuroux’s demise, but she went to the grave insisting on a dark explanation: She firmly believed that she had been poisoned. After Pompadour’s criminal father was exiled from the country, it was Tournehem who became her legal guardian. Jeanne Poisson, the headstrong, ambitious, witty and erudite, catches the eye and heart of French King Louis XV at a costumed ball. She fell to her knees and convulsed because the pain in her stomach was so intense. The first was Myles' performance as Madame De Pompadour. To be fair, they weren’t completely wrong. It turns out that despite Madame de Pompadour’s reputation as a beautiful mistress, she didn’t actually have a voracious sexual appetite. Where the story goes is entirely new for the show in many ways – more emotion, a love story, the Doctor falling in love unambiguously for the first time on the show. Madame de Pompadour didn’t just share King Louis XV‘s bed, she also shared his power. The French court was full of backstabbing and in-fighting, and poor Madame de Pompadour had it worse than most people. Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour , commonly known as Madame de Pompadour, was a member of the French court. Reason tells me that you and I … fanfiction . Jeanne Antoinette Poisson was born December 29, 1721 to Madeleine de La Motte and Francois Poisson. When little Pompadour became ill and rushed home to recover, a mysterious man stepped in to help the young girl: the handsome tax collector Le Normant de Tournehem. Authors Note: I did my homework for this, I'd like to thank padme's sister for helping me (Wikipedia is a marvellous thing!) With that done, she made Louis give his wife’s apartments a stylish renovation. With David Tennant, Billie Piper, Noel Clarke, Sophia Myles. But after her death, the truth came out: Her so-called friend hated her guts. Her apartment was right above the king’s own chambers, in case anyone was confused by her reasons for being there. The Doctor tells Rose that she's different, that she won't be left behind like the other companions. With Horrible Friends Like These, Who Needs Enemies? However, the “secret” staircase didn’t stay secret for long. Louis ultimately sided with his mistress, and the Jesuits saw their rights greatly reduced because of her sway. Madame de Pompadour played a key role in making Paris the capital of taste and culture in Europe. This is where Charles drops out of history…and where Pompadour’s story kicks into high gear. Born into the financial bourgeoisie that was a world apart from the royal court, the beautiful Jeanne Antoinette nonetheless fulfilled this prophecy by becoming Madame de Pompadour, t Madame de Pompadour, the mistress and friend of the king, is briefly identified but sheds little detail on her role in history. The Doctor discovers a horse that stepped through a time window; he names it Arthur. When Jeannette Poisson was young, she gained a suggestive nickname that would stay with her for the rest of her eventful life: Reinette, which means “little queen.” For anyone else, this moniker would be a coy joke, but not Madame de Pompadour. However, young Pompadour’s training wouldn’t last for long. After her death, he let the world know how he really felt about the king’s great love. According to one long-standing legend, Louis XV based the shape of the French champagne glass, also known as the coupe, on a scandalous part of his mistress. It is time! mascot-8 Subscribe Login For Pompadour, this was as good as a death sentence. Rumors swirled that Pompadour was the mastermind behind the king’s debauched palace, gleefully setting up her lover with a harem of women. We want our readers to trust us. In public, the reason for Pompadour’s shifting role was chalked up to her poor health. But behind closed doors, there was another reason: Pompadour just wasn’t that interested in bedroom-based activities. He also hired expensive tutors to educate Pompadour at home. In early 2005, Steven Moffat—who had written "The Empty Child" and "The Doctor Dances" for the series—was assigned to write the story. It was Mickey Smith's first adventure in the TARDIS, after joining in School Reunion. While on the outside, their relationship was happy and healthy, modern historians now know that the couple hid a dark secret behind bedroom doors. In December of 1744, Madame de Chateauroux entered Versailles and began to emit blood-curdling screams. Or maybe Madeleine and le Normant de Tournehem. Pompadour’s portrait was nowhere near as meek and unassuming as it seemed. It rained heavily on the day that Pompadour’s coffin left the palace. One of the most long-lasting aspects of Pompadour’s legacy is the hairstyle that bears her name. Men who have adopted the pompadour hairstyle in one form or another include Elvis Presley, Marlon Brando, David Beckham, and Justin Timberlake. Born on December 29, 1721, she began life as a regular girl—but fate had other plans in store. He can't bear the thought of falling in love with Rose and watching her grow old and die as he barely ages at all. Although Catherine's successor Queen Anne Boleyn suffered an infamously dark fate, Aragon's own life was somehow even more tragic. In 1745, one piece of paper would change Pompadour’s life forever. A sumptuous new biography of one of the most famous dangerous liaisons When Jeanne Antoinette Poisson was a child, a fortune-teller predicted that she would one day be the mistress of a king. Here’s where it gets even worse: Diderot had sucked up to Pompadour when she was alive so that she’d fund his Encyclopedia. Madame de Pompadour (December 29, 1721–April 15, 1764) was a French noblewoman and one of Louis XV’s primary mistresses. Madame de Pompadour didn't just share King Louis XV's bed, she also shared his power. Synopsis: A fifty-first century spaceship in disrepair is entirely oriented to the life of a particular woman, with time portals leading into different points in her life.She is Jeanne-Antoinette "Reinette" Poisson, a.k.a. Pompadour didn’t just watch art from the sidelines, she took part in it herself. These were the social hubs of the day and they allowed the future mistress to discuss philosophy and, of course, pick up the day’s hot gossip. They whispered that the king “only loves her for her staircase”…also known as her bedroom-based charms. These ministers would implement reforms to France’s infrastructure, trade, and taxes which would eventually lead to France becoming “the richest nation in the world.”. (The fireplace is on the scanner. While working for your lover’s wife would have been a nightmare for anyone else, Pompadour managed to get the most of the awkward situation. Pompadour and her husband, Charles Guillaume, had a brutal marriage almost from the get go. Months later, from her perspective, the Doctor visited her in person, and saved her from a Clockwork Droid under her bed. Directed by Euros Lyn. Please let us know if a fact we’ve published is inaccurate (or even if you just suspect it’s inaccurate) by reaching out to us at contribute@factinate.com. I wrote this for a challenge from the TARDIS : http : / forum . Even when the public demanded that Pompadour get the heck out of Versailles, she managed to swing a deal in her favor. Our editors are instructed to fact check thoroughly, including finding at least three references for each fact. Pompadour wouldn’t just marry anyone; she’d marry a loaded young man. Almost daring people to bring up her bourgeois background, she’d dress up in a milkmaid’s attire and pretend to be a peasant. There are numerous portraits of Madame de Pompadour—but only one reveals her darkest secret. Even after her time as the king’s mistress came to an end, the Madame de Pompadour remained an influential friend and advisor to the king, especially as a patron of arts and philosophy. In fact, Charles’ father approved of Pompadour’s social climbing! Jeanne Antoinette Poisson is better remembered as Madame de Pompadour, the official chief mistress of Louis XV. While this claim could very well be idle speculation or even slander against Pompadour, it would explain Le Normant’s strangely generous treatment of the young girl…. She was a passionately devoted patron of the arts, sciences and literature, sponsoring many painters, sculptors, architects, furniture craftsmen, interior designers and writers, including the aforementioned, Voltaire. The appointment gave her extreme power, and Pompadour wasn’t afraid to use it. However, her husband, Charles Guillaume le Normant, didn’t feel the same. Apparently, its shape is based on Pompadour’s mouth. In 1762, a Catholic merchant named Jean Calas was accused of killing his son and despite the father’s insistence that he was innocent, he died after being brutally tormented by the French police. Pompadour’s godfather Jean Pâris may have also gotten it on with Mrs. Poisson and been Pompadour’s actual dad. It sounds like the king and Pompadour had a great relationship, but court gossip insisted otherwise. Nancy Mitford was also the author of four biographies: Madame de Pompadour, Voltaire in Love, The Sun King, and Frederick the Great. Please submit feedback to contribute@factinate.com. Apparently, when he heard that she was planning to leave him, he fell to the ground in shock. This episode succeeds because of the strength of the romance between the Doctor and Madame de Pompadour. As though his wife dumping him wasn’t bad enough, Charles’ own family wasn’t exactly sympathetic to his heartbreak. She was an important patron of the arts whose commissions supported painters, writers, and porcelain artisans. Introduced in the Court by well-placed connections, she caught the King's eye and soon became his official mistress. How did Pompadour catch the French king’s eye? Tournehem called her “a morsel fit for a king.”. (The Doctor calls back through the fireplace.) In time, Pompadour rose to the top of the salons, despite her lowborn roots. Another ugly betrayal quickly reared its head. In one of her more recent appearances in pop culture, Pompadour showed up as a character in the Doctor Who episode “The Girl in the Fireplace.” The episode follows the Doctor jumping in and out of Pompadour’s life in order to save her from a group of aliens. But apparently, there’s a hidden meaning to the hue: It wasn’t just Pompadour’s favorite color, it was the color of her undergarments. There was massive damage in the computer memory banks. No one becomes the king’s chief mistress overnight, and Madame de Pompadour learned this the hard way. The esteemed diplomat Wenzel Anton Graf Kaunitz requested Pompadour’s assistance with the seminal 1756 Treaty of Versailles. Wires, machines, computers, fireplace. Madame de Pompadour was King Louis XV’s great love, but few people know she betrayed him with an utterly brutal act. Poor Charles probably thought his wife was daydreaming. * doctor who dw ten madame de pompadour; animals; fashion; meme; landscape; funny; cat; love; gif; quotes; top tumblr posts latest articles. Apparently, Madame de Pompadour’s mom got around. Still want to see those stars? He was actually Pompadour’s biological father. But in a few years, he’d learn not to doubt Pompadour when she put her mind to something, no matter how grand. Frankly, though, he should’ve counted himself lucky. Although the king deeply grieved at Pompadour’s death, court protocol forbade him from attending her funeral. She dressed as Diana, the Roman goddess of the hunt, referencing how she’d first pursued the king on his hunting trip. Pompadour attended the masked ball in a saucy costume. In Maurepas’ infamous poem, he refers to Pompadour’s “white flowers.” It sounds innocent, but nothing could be further from the truth. She Betrayed her Love. At Factinate, we’re dedicated to getting things right. Информация относно вашето устройство и интернет връзка, включително IP адреса ви, Дейности по сърфиране и търсене, докато сте използвали уеб сайтовете и приложенията на Verizon Media. You’re probably thinking about how awkward and toxic Pompadour’s relationship with Louis XV’s wife, Queen Marie, must’ve been. In one of her more recent appearances in pop culture, Pompadour showed up as a character in the Doctor Who episode “The Girl in the Fireplace.” The episode follows the Doctor jumping in and out of Pompadour’s life in order to save her from a group of aliens. Pompadour first tried to get the attention of her future beau King Louis XV with a show-stopping gesture. King Louis XV described their bond not just as a passionate romance, but a “twenty year friendship.” Pompadour’s dear friend, the famous writer Voltaire, mourned her in writing. [S.A.] Kaiser, Thomas E. "Madame de Pompadour and the theaters of power," French Historical Studies 19, no. In 1744, the main obstacle blocking her from King Louis XV’s bed was a rival named Madame de Chateauroux, who was already the apple of Louis’ eye. Tenth Doctor David Tennant and Reinette, Madame de Pompadour, played by Sophia Myles, make time for romance. Pompadour was deeply engaged in arts and culture, and one of her project was editing the first French Encyclopedia by her … He interpreted the offer not as an olive branch but a convenient way to get him away from France, so that Pompadour and Louis could enjoy their affair without his lurking presence. Towards the end of her life, Pompadour commissioned a painting of her embroidering fabric. In the French court, jealous courtiers coined a cruel phrase to insult Pompadour. Historical Domain Character: Madame de Pompadour did all the things the Doctor talked about in real life. He wrote an utterly vicious poem about Pompadour where he made fun of her…for her recent miscarriage. She commissioned two wildly expensive sculptures of…herself. За да разрешите на Verizon Media и на нашите партньори да обработват вашите лични данни, изберете 'Приемам', или изберете 'Управление на настройките' за повече информация и за управление на вашите избори. He never forgave her for preferring the French king, and he made sure everyone knew it. among them The Pursuit of Love and Love in a Cold Climate, about the foibles of the English upper class. Years later, I was using her phone when I made an utterly chilling discovery. In this portrait, the last ever painted of her, she is presented as a respectable, cultured, middle-aged woman, who gazes confidently at the viewer. Charles stayed furious at Pompadour’s betrayal for years. Jeanne Antoinette Poisson is better remembered as Madame de Pompadour, the official chief mistress of Louis XV. In 1762, Madame de Pompadour convinced Louis to construct the Petit Trianon, a luxurious mini château within Versailles that would serve as their love nest. Pompadour was thrilled that she’d become the king’s mistress. Pompadour won over her rival with a series of risky actions. Just five years into their relationship, they stopped making love. Not only did her breast form the shape of the French champagne glass, there’s also a long-standing rumor that she influenced a famous engagement ring style. Their purple uniforms gained them the nickname the “Pompadours” apparently because it had been her favorite color. More importantly, how did she keep it? Madame de Pompadour. But what did she mean? Pompadour was also whip smart. But don’t feel too bad for Charles. Doctor! From petty paybacks to insane acts of karma, these bitter people somehow found the most ingenious ways…. Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour, otherwise known as Madame de Pompadour, was the mistress of King Louis XV, as well as a prominent patron of Francois Boucher. Their little son passed away just a year after his birth and their daughter, Alexandrine Le Normant D’Etiolles, died of a stomach illness in 1755. It's bad enough that The Doctor flirts with her, but trapping himself with her, smashing all of the time windows to the spaceship—the same spaceship that holds his TARDIS and companions—and suffering an uncertain fate? Later on, she revealed the chilling reason for her acquiescence…. Madame De Pompadour graciously accepted and packed a small bag. Amid all Madame de Pompadour’s missteps, she and the king really did share a deep connection. RELATED: ... who was clearly in love with the Doctor at this point, just maintained a long face instead. Pompadour either meant that whatever happens after Louis doesn’t matter, or far more darkly, that everything will collapse after his reign. Madame De Pompadour graciously accepted and packed a small bag. The country had lost brutally, giving up their claim to territory in what is now the United States. In 1744, the king went on a hunting expedition at Pompadour’s estate, allowing her to follow his entourage from a distance. At the ball, he unmasked himself to her and publicly declared his affection for Madame de Pompadour. Thanks for your help! But the reason for their cooperation isn’t so prim and proper: Pompadour made sure to suck up to her competition and went to disturbing lengths to make nice with the queen. In an effort to stay away from prying eyes, the king and several courtiers dressed in identical yew tree costumes so that Louis could walk around without being bothered. The Doctor realises Reinette is Madame de Pompadour, the mistress of King Louis XV. Catherine of Aragon is now infamous as King Henry VIII’s rejected queen—but few people know her even darker history. This hairstyle has endured for centuries after Pompadour’s death and not just on her female fans! I love the fact that the Doctor and his companions never solve the mystery of why the Clockwork Droids are stalking Reinette, and the way the episode is directed by Euros Lyn withholds this reveal well. Apparently, the queen didn’t realize she’d been re-gifted as Marie reportedly quipped, “If there must be a mistress, better her than any other.”, At the height of Pompadour’s influence, she served as a lady-in-waiting to Queen Marie. He set up a legal separation so that his new mistress could officially leave her unwilling husband. This De Pompadour never struck me as being a woman of elegance or powerful intellect. The Doctor just knew Amy would love this! And as though that’s not bad enough, some historians believe the poem had an even crueller meaning. That ‘someone else’ is Madame de Pompadour, Louis XV’s mistress, played by Sophia Myles, the central figure in an episode that many rate as one of the very best of the new series. Their jibes were so numerous that the nation had a specific term for attacks on Pompadour: These insults were called “poissonades” in a reference to her last name, the common “Poisson” aka “fish.”. But don’t worry, it didn’t go to waste. In time, he got the happy ending he wanted when he settled down with a famous dancer. 21. Pompadour became the king’s official mistress by March of 1745, when she took up her abode in the Palace of Versailles. Louis looked after Pompadour as best he could, but ultimately she succumbed to her illness and passed away at the place she loved more than anywhere else: Versailles. This gift was donated after the overturning of the alliance, to thank the Marchioness for her “service”. It didn’t take long for the king’s mistress to die. If the people wanted her gone, she’d be out of the streets. For real. Madame de Pompadour, mistress to King Louis XV. Honestly, I should be mad, but I’m just impressed. What raised more eyebrows was the paintings’ shared content: Many of them featured glamorous depictions of Pompadour and not only that, many showed her dressed up as an actual goddess. When the doctors examined her, they had terrible news: the king’s great love had tuberculosis. 53rd century would be his guess. Husbands hiding things from wives, mothers from children, and generation from generation. She was the official chief mistress of Louis XV from 1745 to 1751, and remained influential as court favourite until her death. Or maybe to Madeleine and Paris de Montmartel. Politics. As we’ll see, she would hold incredible power in the French court, effectively reigning even if she didn’t have a crown. Unfortunately, Pompadour passed away before construction could be finished. After all, Pompadour was still born as a Jeanne Poisson, a middle class woman. I knew that she was going to take it badly, but I had no idea about the insane lengths she would go to just to get revenge and mess with my life. He married a Polish princess when young, and they had children together, but he grew restless and had had affairs before he fell in love with Madame de Pompadour in his mid-thirties. He wandered around and spotted the usual. More scandalously, during her time as Louis XV’s mistress, she staged over a hundred plays at Versailles. How did she gain the eye of the king? Madame de Pompadour was a mistress, friend and advisor to Louis XV, remaining with him until her death in 1764. The Tenth Doctor met Reinette several times in her life as a result of time manipulation by the Clockwork Droids. She even went on a bizarre celery, truffle, and vanilla diet to try to feel more “in the mood.” Unsurprisingly, this nauseating combination of flavors did not end up doing anything to help the royal mistress feel randy. Научете повече за начините, по които използваме вашата информация, в нашата Политика за поверителност и Политика относно бисквитките. Since Ms. Poisson wasn’t born a noblewoman, the king gave her the next best thing: He bought her a noble title. Doctor!" The Tenth Doctor meets Madame de Pompadour, mistress to King Louis XV, when he steps through an 18th-century French fireplace in a 51st-century spaceship. (The fireplace turns, taking the Doctor away.) Madame de Pompadour was the long-standing mistress of King Louis XV of France. Pompadour told one of her friends that Louis’ side dalliances didn’t bother her because, “It is his heart I want! In the original story, The Doctor (David Tennant) fell in love with Madame de Pompadour as he travelled to different points in her time stream to protect her from deadly clockwork droids. She suffered multiple miscarriages, her childhood bout with whooping cough had weakened her, and she always seemed to have a cold or bronchitis. BUT I … The Doctor just knew Amy would love this! Thanks for your time! The future mistress received the best education a young girl could get at an Ursuline convent, with even the philosopher Voltaire admitting that he was impressed by how much she’d read. Ние и нашите партньори ще съхраняваме и/или осъществяваме достъп до информация на вашето устройство чрез бисквитки и други подобни технологии с цел показване на персонализирани реклами и съдържание, измерване на рекламите и съдържанието, получаване на прозрения за аудиторията и развиване на продукти. She was a passionately devoted patron of the arts, sciences and literature, sponsoring many painters, sculptors, architects, furniture craftsmen, interior designers and writers, including the … One could dwell on … 21. I would not be so calm if I saw some pretty woman of the court or the capital trying to conquer it.” But as we’ll see, there were far more reasons for her to be so relaxed about Louis’ side pieces. The key to the relationship seems to have been that she worked incredibly hard to amuse, divert, distract, and entertain Louis XV, who was easily bored. The Doctor, Mickey and Rose land on a Spaceship which has a link to Reinette, Madame de Pompadour, but why are there so many windows to her life, and what do the Clockwork robots want with her? During his research, Davies became fascinated by Madame de Pompadour and wanted to include her in a story which also involved The Turk—a clockwork man who played chess around the same period and which was later revealed to be a hoax. 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