Louis IX, King of France: Discovery of the True Cause of His Death

By |2019-09-14T23:31:14+00:0014 September 2019|Events Characters Politics, Middle Ages, News|

Portrait of Louis IX Louis IX What really died, became King of France, after the canonization, San Luigi? He, as known, He died under the walls [...]

The Diet Afrodisiaca of Madame de Pompadour

By |2018-02-05T13:57:20+00:005 February 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Madame de Pompadour and her brother. The woman, cold, tried a "care" with an aphrodisiac Jeanne Antoinette Poisson diet (1721-1764), most famous as Madame de Pompadour, fu per [...]

Works “Sides” Versailles

By |2018-01-11T23:06:26+00:0011 January 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Daily life Costume Company, Modern history|

Louis XIV at Versailles surrounded by servants. At the palace they were held odd jobs, creati appositamente per accontentare le persone Dell'impressionante numero di servitori e degli strani lavori che [...]

Servants in Versailles: how were?

By |2018-10-13T05:09:03+00:0010 January 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Luigi XIV a Versailles. The number of servants at the palace was impressive how many servants worked in Versailles in the era of its heyday, then straddling the seventeenth [...]

Luigi XIV: Wine Flavored Caring for the King's Leg

By |2019-01-04T06:37:53+00:0025 March 2017|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Doctors visit the court of Louis XIV in the film "The last days of Louis XIV" In the last years of his life Louis XIV was afflicted with a severe form [...]

The Lovers of Louis XV: The Mysterious Death of Pauline Nesle

By |2017-02-10T23:26:52+00:0010 February 2017|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Portrait of Pauline Nesle In the vast array of lovers in revenue thanks and of Louis XV royal thalamus may also be counted three sisters, che divennero tutte [...]

Painting and History: Louis XV and Favorita-Prostitute

By |2018-10-15T00:11:01+00:009 February 2017|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Louis XV and Madame Du Barry, his latest favorite, portraits in a nineteenth-century painting by Gyula Benczúr The French King, except for the honest and sober Louis XVI, [...]

The Blacksmith it betrayed Louis XVI

By |2018-10-16T23:52:40+00:003 October 2016|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Louis XVI ordered the blacksmith Francois Gamain the construction of the famous "Iron Wardrobe" Louis XVI (1754-1793) nourished, as known, una grande passione per la lavorazione del [...]