Marquis Antoine de Castellane (1934-2021): French Aristocrat, Artist, & Close Relative of the Arenbergs and Orléans
|Antoine de Castellane.|
French aristocrat and artist Comte and Marquis Antoine de Castellane died on 3 February 2021. He was eighty-six years-old.
|Antoine's father: Count Henri de Castellane.|
|Antoine's mother: Doña Silvia Rodríguez de Rivas.|
|Antoine's stepfather: Boson de Talleyrand-Périgord, Duke de Talleyrand.|
|Antoine's stepfather: Erich von Posch-Pastor.|
After the death of his father, Antoine's mother Silvia married in 1938 Paul Louis Archambauld Boson de Talleyrand-Périgord, VI Duc de Talleyrand, VIII Herzog zu Sagan, VI Duca di Dino (1867-1952). Silvia and the Duke divorced in 1942. In 1945, Silvia remarried Eric von Posch-Pastor (1917-1962). The couple had two children, among them a daughter, Barbara de Posch-Pastor (b.1951; married Prince Michel d'Orléans, Count d'Évreux). Silvia and Eric divorced in 1955.
|Antoine and his wife Francine.|
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|Antoine's daughter: Victoire de Castellane.|
On 28 May 1960, Marquis Antoine de Castellane married Françoise Dufour (b.1937). The couple had one child, Victoria de Castellane (b.1962; married 1st Paul-Emmanuel Reiffers; married 2nd Thomas Lenthal). In 1967, Antoine de Castellane and Françoise Dufour divorced. In 1976, Antoine married Francine Latour-Touya (b.1930). The marquis is survived by his widow, his first wife, his daughter and son-in-law, and his four grandchildren.
To learn more about the career and artistic portfolio of Antoine de Castellane, please visit this website: Antoine de Castellane