Prix de Diane

View the history and revelry of the Prix de Diane.

View of the Chateau on Prix de Diane Day.

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A view of the Chantilly stands on Prix de Diane day.

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As we begin viewing past winner's of the Prix de Diane, let's start with Zarkava and jockey Christophe Soumillon near the finish, winning in 2008.

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Overlooking the presentation ring at the 2008 Prix de Diane.

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Zarkava winning the 2008 Prix de Diane, ridden by Christophe Soumillon and trained by A.De Royer Dupre.

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Stacelita winning the Prix de Diane in 2009, ridden by Christophe Lemaire and trained by J.C. Rouget and then owned by Martin Schwartz .

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Sarafina ridden by Christophe Lemaire, clear of her rivals near the finish of the 2010 Prix de Diane.

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Sarafina and jockey Christophe Lemaire winning the 2010 Prix de Diane.

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Photo of Golden Lilac and jockey Maxime Guyon winning the 2011 Prix de Diane.

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Golden Lilac and jockey Maxime Guyon entering the winners enclosure after winning the Prix de Diane 2011.

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Golden Lilac and jockey Maxime Guyon leaving the Presentation enclosure before winning the Prix de Diane 2011.

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Andre Fabre after Golden Lilac was successful in the 2011 Prix de Diane at Chantilly on Annual Ladies Day.

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Families, friends and picnics are a common sight at Chantilly. Here is a family group having a good time at the Prix de Diane 2011 annual Ladies Day.

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Enjoying good food in a relaxing atmosphere.

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Pony riding for the kids is part of the scene at the 2011 Prix de Diane.

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Picnic in full swing at the 2011 annual Ladies Day Prix de Diane at Chantilly.

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A group of friends enjoying themselves at the Prix de Diane.

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Let's tour the fashion and attire of the Prix de Diane.

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Indian Bollywood actress Ashwarva Rai was a special guest at the 2011 Prix de Diane.

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Even the young dress up for the annual Ladies Day Prix de Diane at Chantilly.

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And the men get in on the act at the Prix de Diane.

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Group in typical 1920's style at the 2011 annual Ladies Day Prix de Diane at Chantilly.

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A wide variety of ladies' fashions.

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Meeting up on Prix de Diane day.

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Dressed for the occasion at the 2011 Prix de Diane.

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All dressed up for the occasion Prix de Diane.

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Ladies in white at the Prix de Diane.

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Difficult to top this creation at the 2011 Prix de Diane.

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Classic beuty at the 2011 annual Ladies Day Prix de Diane at Chantilly.

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You can't beat champagne at the Prix de Diane.

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Happy times at the 2011 Annual Ladies Day Prix de Diane at Chantilly.

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Female Australian jazz/rock singer Micky Green, now based in Paris, played at the 2010 Prix de Diane.

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Anti-fashion at the 2008 Prix de Diane at Chantilly.

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View of the Chateau from the racecourse stand. Thank you for viewing!

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