Cheron, Elisabeth Sophie (1648-1711); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1672. Elizabeth Cheron was also a poet, musician and academicienne; given nickname of 'Erato' after the muse of lyric and love poetry; wife of Jacques Le Hay, Ingenieur du Roi; sister of Louis Cheron (1660-1725); Provenance: Louvre, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.