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François Vatel

(d. 1671)


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(d. 1671).

Maître d'hôtel to Fouquet and then Condé. It was at the latter's palace at Chantilly that he committed suicide, when his honour was tarnished by the non‐arrival of the fish course (Sévigné tells the story).

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