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Les dames de Trianon à Versailles

Les dames de Trianon à Versailles

A few photos I took of the Queen’s Bedchamber in Versailles. Only three Queens used these quarters, the third being the most famous: Marie Antoinette.

The Queen’s Bedchamber in Versailles. Only three Queens used these quarters, the third being the most famous: Marie Antoinette.

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Fairy Tales by Nature. The plaster work shown is truly a lost art compared to todays standards.

notsara: “ robert polidori. Versailles, Chambre de la Reine, Detail of Marie-Antoinette’s Bed ”

Versailles, Chambre de la Reine, Detail of Marie-Antoinette’s Bed

Theatre of Marie Antoinette - Petit Trianon ~ built in 1780 by the architect Richard Mique (1st of two pins)

Theatre of Marie Antoinette - Petit Trianon ~ built in 1780 by the architect Richard Mique of two pins)

Detail of Marie-Antoinette d’Autriche reine de France et ses deux premiers enfants

Marie Thérèse Charlotte de France, the first daughter of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, was born December in *Little Miss Indepenent* :)

A perfect example of this system of monitoring the aristocracy is red heels on shoes. Louis declared that only those in the royal favor were allowed the privilege of having red heels on their shoes, allowing everyone to show off when they were in favor. Red heels was like sitting at the popular kids table in school, only the very coolest kids could wear them.

Madame de Ventadour with Portraits of Louis XIV and his Heirs by French School. Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, canvases, and cards. The Wallace Collection

Versailles, France #Versailles

Pond Statue in the Palace of Versailles Gardens by Laura Sanders

A few photos I took of the Queen’s Bedchamber in Versailles. Only three Queens used these quarters, the third being the most famous: Marie Antoinette.

A few photos I took of the Queen’s Bedchamber in Versailles. Only three Queens used these quarters, the third being the most famous: Marie Antoinette.

French portrait miniature of Marie Antionette. Engraved to the reverse of the frame 'Marie Antoinette Dauphine De France'

Miniatures / Rare century French portrait miniature of Marie Antoinette.

Bedroom of Marie Antoinette Fontembleau

bedroom of Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette's son

Louis-Charles, also known as Louis XVII of France. When his uncle was restored to the French throne in 1814 and again in he took the regnal name Louis XVIII, recognizing Louis-Charles as Louis XVII of France.

Marie Antoinette wedding carriage  how were these items saved thru the years

For all you people who post "wedding" things, this is Marie Antoinette's wedding coach. She rode this for about twenty minutes through the grounds of the Versaille, and this ten times more elegant than anything you will come up with for your wedding.

Charles Dickens suite in Bleak House, Broadstairs, Kent, UK You can now stay in this suit where Charles Dickens wrote David Copperfield and started to write Bleak House, the adjacent bedroom was also slept in by Queen Victoria

Yours for hire: the historic bedroom used by Charles Dickens!

Charles Dickens suite in Bleak House, Broadstairs, Kent, UK You can now stay in this suit where Charles Dickens wrote David Copperfield and started to write Bleak House, the adjacent bedroom was also slept in by Queen Victoria

The Death of Marie Antoinette Queen of France and Navarre, Mezzotint, 1794 (British Museum)

The death of Marie Antoinette Queen of France and Navarre 1794 Hand-coloured mezzotint with some etching