/Tag: Queens of France

Marie Antoinette and Fersen: Tragic End of a Love

By |2018-10-28T01:27:31+00:00October 28th, 2018|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Fersen and Marie Antoinette Marie Antoinette and Fersen loved? Or theirs was only a deep friendship, cemented by intense esteem and deep mutual respect? The true nature of their relationship, it certainly was solid and lasting, it is intended, for obvious reasons, to remain a mystery. According to some historians, the Queen of [...]

Catherine’ Fixed Physicians for Food Aphrodisiacs

By |2018-10-17T10:23:26+00:00August 30th, 2016|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Portrait of a young Caterina de 'Medici On behalf of Catherine de' Medici are told many anecdotes, most of whom, probably, fictitious and merely intended to ruin the reputation that she had compromised due to his alleged responsibility in the massacre of St. Bartholomew (1572). Among the rumors more [...]

Catherine’ doctors and…underpants

By |2018-10-20T23:33:25+00:00May 20th, 2016|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Portrait of Catherine de 'Medici The use of underwear, that throughout the Middle Ages had been the exclusive prerogative of males and dishonest women (http://www.pilloledistoria.it/2655/medioevo/biancheria-intima-medievale-donne-indossavano-mutande-ciclo-mestruale), invested with a new and unusual charge erotic, They began to depopulate between the courtesans of the '500. It was also in this century, Catherine de Medici tried to [...]

Marie Antoinette by David View

By |2016-04-07T18:12:46+00:00April 6th, 2016|Events Characters Politics, Contemporary history|

The famous Jacques-Louis David design that portrays Marie Antoinette to the guillotine What you can see in the photo, It is one of the most celebrated designs of History, namely the sketch in pen executed by Jacques-Louis David in the late morning 16 October 1793, precisely when the cart went the condemned slow [...]

“Maria Antonietta” (1938), one of the most beautiful film about the Queen of France (with Video)

By |2016-03-04T01:44:08+00:00March 4th, 2016|Cinema-TV-Show, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Norma Shearer in "Maria Antonietta", 1938 Although now a bit 'dated (1938), "Maria Antonietta" di W.S.Van Dike II, is still today one of the most famous and beautiful film dedicated to the unfortunate Queen of France guillotined during the French Revolution. of film, strictly black and white, two aspects, probably, affect above all [...]

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

By |2018-10-26T02:54:06+00:00March 4th, 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 1938 Maria Antonietta, the execution of the former Queen of France, interpreted by Norma Shearer, Oscar nomination for the role. Despite the undisputed value of the film and [...]

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

By |2016-03-01T23:09:36+00:00March 1st, 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 Antoinette and the Swedish Count Fersen have had a real relationship, understood even in a fleshly sense, but certainly their bond [...]

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

By |2016-03-01T19:04:06+00:00March 1st, 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, in my opinion, not only he does not add anything to the figure of Maria Antonietta, ma, Unlike, He insists on the hackneyed and trite vision of a woman [...]

The Final Hours of Marie Antoinette

By |2016-02-08T23:05:55+00:00February 8th, 2016|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

The last hours of Marie Antoinette in a painting Since the post on Queen Marie Antoinette always a great success and are among the most widely read History of Pills, I add to those already written an old article I did for the site notizie.it, where briefly reconstruct the last hours of life [...]

Trial and sentenced to Death of Marie Antoinette in a Movie (with Video)

By |2018-10-27T01:40:38+00:00February 6th, 2016|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Marie Antoinette during the process in a film 1989 From youtube.com carry the video with images of the trial and the sentencing to death of Marie Antoinette, now former queen of France, It is taken from the TV movie The French revolution, It aired for the first time in 1989 on the occasion of the bicentennial event. Council [...]