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Painter David drawing Marie-Antoinette led to her execution, by Joseph-Emmanuel van den Büssche

On October 16, 1793 queen Marie Antoinette was taken through the streets of Paris in an open cart. On the scaffold she accidentally stepped on the executioner’s foot, and her last words were, “Monsieur, I ask your pardon. I did not do it on purpose.”

Charles Louis Lucien Muller - Queen Marie Antoinette in the Conciergerie: The Prayer Table, - Fine Art Reproduction

Young Marie Antoinette (Maria Antonia at the time). She probably wasn't much older than this when she was sent from Austria to marry Louis the XVI of France

"Archduchess Maria Antonia Of Austria (Queen Marie Antoinette Of France) At Age 7 by Martin Van Meytens

king+louis+xvi+and+marie+antoinette | Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette before Revolution | Flickr - Photo ...

Marie Antoinette at Petite Trianon - This is a family print with newly born Dauphin Louis Joseph in the lap of M., and Louis XVI behind her,

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After painting the first major official portrait of Marie-Antoinette in to everybody’s satisfaction, Vigée Le Brun was regularly asked to portray the Queen. Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun, Marie-Antoinette, royal family, the court

Detail of The Last Parting of Marie Antoinette and her Son by Edward Matthew Ward.

tiny-librarian: “Detail of “The Last Parting of Marie Antoinette and her Son” by Edward Matthew Ward.

Princesse de Lamballe..

Princess de Lamballe was a favorite of Marie Antoinette. Madame de Lamballe, a close friend of Marie Antoinette, was one of the most famous victims of the French Revolution.

Closeups of a print of Marie Antoinette saying goodbye to Marie Therese before she’s taken away from the Temple Prison to the Conciergerie

Closeups of a print of Marie Antoinette saying goodbye to Marie Therese before she’s taken away from the Temple Prison to the Conciergerie

Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI.

In Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette sucede the French throne. They will remain in power until Louis XVI was tried by the National Convention, found guilty of high treason, and executed by guillotine on January 1793 as a desacralized French citizen.

Marie-Antoinette with her children Marie-Therese and Louis-Joseph, 1782 by Charles Leclercq

Southern Folk Artist & Antiques Dealer/Collector: Charles Emmanuel Leclerq, Marie Antoinette and her children, Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France and daughter Madame Royale overlooked by a bust of Louis XVI,

Jacques-Louis David, "María Antonieta camino a la guillotina"

Queen Marie Antoinette on the way to the guillotine on 16 October 1793 (drawing by Jacques-Louis David).

C 1788 Marie Therese and Louis Charles of France by Ludwig Guttenbrunn

A portrait of Louis-Charles and Marie-Therese Charlotte, children of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette by Ludwig Guttenbrunn. source: my scan; Marie-Therese: The Fate of Marie-Antoinette’s Daughter by Susan Nagel