Marie Antoinette

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Portrait of Marie Antoinette.  I think this is one of the most flattering of her.

On this day in history, October Queen Marie-Antoinette of France was tried and convicted.

Young Marie Antoinette.  Believe it or not, the little ruff around the neck was an 18th century interpretation of Elizabethan ruffs.  This was the trendy thing to do.

Marie Antoinette - 1762 - Marie Antoinette was born on the same day a major earthquake hit Lisbon, Portugal. This portrait shows Austrian Archduchess Marie Antoinette at age seven.

Marie Antoinette, Versailles, France by Heinrich Lossow

Una tarde con María Antonieta

Marie Antoinette, Versailles, France - painting by Heinrich Lossow

The many faces of Antoinette.

Marie Antionette - Queen of France.this woman has been the focus of endless discussions and debates as to her role in history, but one thing cannot be disputed ~ she has not been forgotten!