Last Letter of Marie Antoinette before the Gallows: Text and Curiosity

By |2019-04-12T01:02:28+00:0012 April 2019|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Last letter from Marie Antoinette (original text) The last letter of Marie Antoinette, written by the former queen of France just hours before climbing the steps of the guillotine, is [...]

The Sad and Lonely Death of Louis XV and the Smallpox Vaccine

By |2016-08-14T02:45:05+00:0017 July 2016|Events Characters Politics, Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Portrait of Louis XV. The king died of smallpox in 1774 April 1774: during one of the usual hunting near Versailles which has always devoted [...]

Marie Antoinette and the Hunt

By |2016-04-27T00:47:48+00:0027 April 2016|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Marie Antoinette hunting Hunting, especially that the fox, It was one of the favorite activities of sovereigns and aristocrats in past centuries; the young King of France, Louis XVI harbored [...]

Execution of Marie Antoinette in the film 1938 (with Video)

By |2018-10-26T02:54:06+00:004 March 2016|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Norma Shearer plays Marie Antoinette in the film of the 1938 In the video (da youtube.com) I've added to the bottom of the post you can see the final scene of the famous movie [...]

The First Meeting between Marie Antoinette and Fersen in a Motion Picture (with Video)

By |2016-03-01T23:09:36+00:001 March 2016|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Marie Antoinette and Fersen meet for the first time during a masked ball (by film "Marie Antoinette") It is not known if the Queen of France Marie [...]

Scene Osé Marie Antoinette and Fersen in Movies (with Video)

By |2016-03-01T19:04:06+00:001 March 2016|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Maria Antonietta (Kirsten Dunst) e Fersen (Jamie Dornan) in "Marie Antoinette" (2006) Personally, I was expecting much more from the Sofia Coppola film Marie Antoinette, a film that, [...]