The Comtesse de Vache is paid a visit when the Marquis de Sade escapes, Bouffant misses the mark when he prepares the mistress for a portrait, and Lisette returns to the safety of her old profession out on the street.

Director:

Christine Gernon

Writer:

Peter Learmouth

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Dawn French ... Lisette
Jennifer Saunders ... Colombine
Adrian Scarborough ... Bouffant
Linda Spurrier Linda Spurrier ... 1st Aristocratic Woman
Margaret Whiting Margaret Whiting ... 2nd Aristocratic Woman (as Maggie Whiting)
Richard E. Grant ... Monsieur Vigée-Lebrun
Maggie Steed ... Madame Vigée-Lebrun
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The Comtesse de Vache is paid a visit when the Marquis de Sade escapes, Bouffant misses the mark when he prepares the mistress for a portrait, and Lisette returns to the safety of her old profession out on the street.

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Lisette: Unostentatious...
Colombine: Unostentatious! Monsieur!
Colombine: Madame simply said start with the Taj Mahal and work up!
Colombine: And with your costs, I could have bought the real thing, Monsieur!
Bouffant: [mumbles] Belive me, dearie, you'd have had trouble getting into that aswell
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23 September 1999 (UK) See more »

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