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The Execution of Marie Antoinette

Marie Antoinette by Lebrun On 16th October 1793, Marie Antoinette was found in her cell at the Conciergerie in Paris dressed in her mourning dress, laying down on her bed in floods of tears. The day before, she had been … Continue reading

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