The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A famous ballet-dancer, born at Stockholm, the daughter of an Italian ballet-master; made her début in Paris in 1827 and soon became the foremost danseuse of Europe; married Count de Voisins in 1832; retired from the stage in 1847 with a fortune, which she subsequently lost, a misfortune which compelled her to set up as a teacher of deportment in London (1804-1884).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Taglioni, Maria'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/t/taglioni-maria.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.