Louis XVI wearing his working clothes he liked to do blacksmith work and repair clocks and hunt
Young Marie Antoinette
Queen Marie Antoinette
Her sad state on her way to the guillotine
A bit earlier in time -Madame de Pompadour I couldn't resist her so lovely
The Countess du Barry despised by Marie Antoinette and the king's daughters
Princess de Lamballe her dear friend was Marie Antoinette
She lost her head as well.
Happy Pink Saturday and Bastille Day
join Beverly at How Sweet the Sound :
I always feel a bit sad on Bastlle Day for all the lives that were lost in the French Revolution
Marie Antoinette was only 38 when she was beheaded
The figurines shown above are the work of George Stuart an historian and lecturer and artist.
He creates these figures to use as visuals for his historical lectures.
Mr. Stuart does many figures from many areas of history from United States and other nations.His web site is below.
George Stuart, artistPeter D'Aprix photographer
Museum of Ventura County Collection
Have a Pink day!