1790 Princess Marie Joséphine Louise de Savoie, Comtesse de Provence    Titular Queen consort of France and of Navarre (1753 – 1810) as the wife of the Count of Provence, brother of Louis XVI. Cousin of the unhappy Princesse de Lamballe. She and her husband argued constantly; nevertheless, they set themselves up as rivals to Louis and Marie Antoinette.

Joseph Boze & Robert Lefèvre — Portrait de Marie-Joséphine-Louise de Savoie, comtesse de Provence, was the wife of the future King Louis XVIII of France, 1786

A portrait of Princess Marie-Thérèse-Louise de Savoie-Carignan, the princesse de Lamballe. Attributed to Pierre Cladue Francois Delorme.

Portrait of Princess Marie-Thérèse-Louise de Savoie-Carignan Princess de Lamballe, bust-length, in a white gown, with a gauze wrap, a blue and white striped ribbon in her straw hat attributed to Pierre Claude François Delorme

For quite a while,  I've been contemplating "transition" gowns.  They occupy a short period between the late 15th century Burgundian gowns with the deep V necks and wide belt, and the incoming 16th...

Transition gown – 1490-1500 upcoming project.

Marguerite de Navarre plays some chess, detail image of Charles d'Angoulême and Louise of Savoy playing chess from larger illustration in Source Manuscript Date circa

Maria Teresa Louisa di Savoia, Principessa di Savoia (8 September 1749 – 3 September 1792) was a member of the House of Savoy. After her marriage to a French nobleman, she became the confidante of Queen Marie Antoinette of France. She became very good friends with MA & hence, became governess to the royal children. click on pic to read of her sad ending...

Callet,Antoine Francois (workshop of).The Princess Lamballe de Savoie-Carignan,princesse de Lamballe.The intimate friend of Queen Marie Antoinette was lynched by revolutionaries. (From the workshop of Antoine Francois Callet)

A portrait of Marie-Therese-Louise de Savoie-Carignan, the princesse de Lamballe, by Marie-Victoire Lemoine. 18th century.    The princesse de Lamballe was one of Marie Antoinette’s dearest friends, along with the duchesse de Polignac.

A portrait of Marie-Therese-Louise de Savoie-Carignan, the princesse de Lamballe, by Marie-Victoire Lemoine. The princesse de Lamballe was one of Marie Antoinette’s dearest friends, along with the duchesse de Polignac.

A portrait of Marie Therese Louise de Savoie-Carignan, the Princesse de Lamballe, by Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun. 1782.    The princesse de Lamballe is wearing a chemise a la reine, so named because of Marie Antoinette’s fondness for the style.

A portrait of Marie Therese Louise de Savoie-Carignan, the Princesse de Lamballe, by Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun. The princesse de Lamballe is wearing a chemise a la reine, so named because of Marie Antoinette’s fondness for the style.

Citotel Hotel Louise de Savoie ex Hotel Le Savoie Blois Hotel Louise de Savoie is ideally located on the backs of the Loire River and a 5-minute walk from the Château de Blois. It offers free Wi-Fi access, a bar and individually decorated rooms.

Citotel Hotel Louise de Savoie ex Hotel Le Savoie Blois Hotel Louise de Savoie is ideally located on the backs of the Loire River and a 5-minute walk from the Château de Blois. It offers free Wi-Fi access, a bar and individually decorated rooms.

Ovide , Héroïdes ou Epîtres , traduction d' Octavien de Saint-Gelais. Commande de Louise de Savoie , 1497

Ovid Heroides (The Heroines) The Heroides (“Heroines”) or Epistulae Heroidum are a collection of 21 poems in elegiac couplets. The Heroides take the form of letters addressed by famous mythological.

Princesse De Lamballe Marie Thrse Louise De Savoie-Carignan 1749 1792 Italian French Courtier And Intimate Companion Of Marie-Antoinette From The Book Crabbs Historical Dictionary Published 1825 Canv

Princesse De Lamballe Marie Thrse Louise De Savoie-Carignan 1749 1792 Italian French Courtier And Intimate Companion Of Marie-Antoinette From The Book Crabbs Historical Dictionary Published 1825 Canv

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1775 Marie Thérèse Louise de Savoie, Princesse de Lamballe by Jean-Baptiste-André Gautier dAgoty

1775 Jean-Baptiste André Gautier-Dagoty -- Marie-Thérèse of Savoy, Comtesse d’Artois, before the Portrait of her Mother Marie-Antoinette-Ferdinande Queen of Sardinia-Piedmont and a Bust of her Husband the Comte d’Artois

Citotel Hotel Louise de Savoie in Blois, France. For more information, photos, reviews and best prices please follow the link. #France #Blois #travel #vacation #hotel

Citotel Hotel Louise de Savoie in Blois, France. For more information, photos, reviews and best prices please follow the link. #France #Blois #travel #vacation #hotel

Ovide , Héroïdes ou Epîtres , traduction d' Octavien de Saint-Gelais. Commande de Louise de Savoie , 1497

Ovide , Héroïdes ou Epîtres , traduction d' Octavien de Saint-Gelais. Commande de Louise de Savoie , 1497 Okay WHAT is going on with the brown thing?

1r - Evrard de Conty (au premier plan) et les joueurs d'échecs, Charles d'Angoulême et Louise de Savoie

- Evrard de Conty and chess players, Charles d'Angoulême and Louise de Savoie.

Princess Marie Louise was the devoted friend and rumored lover of Marie Antoinette. On September 3rd, she faced a tribunal and was demanded that she "take an oath to love liberty and equality and to swear hatred to the King and the Queen and to the monarchy". She refused, and was immediately taken to the street and thrown to a group of men where she was raped, her breasts were cut off and she was decapitated. Her head was then stuck on a pike and paraded beneath Marie Antoinette's prison…

Marie-Thérèse Louise de Savoie-Carignan Princess of Lamballe byJoseph-Siffrein Duplessis, last quarter of the century Childless and ne.

Marie-Joséphine-Louise de Savoie (1753–1810), comtesse de Provence, as a Young Girl by Italian (Piedmontese) School, c.1760/1765

Marie-Joséphine-Louise de Savoie (1753–1810), comtesse de Provence, as a Young Girl by Italian (Piedmontese) School, c.1760/1765

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