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"Let Them Eat Cake!"

Legend has it that in the late 1700’s, the Queen of France, Marie Antoinette, said this when she found out the peasants were starving (and another version is said she spoke these words as a last reprieve before losing her head). 653 more words

Porcelain Fit for a Queen! Marie-Antoinette Collection

A fascinating personality, Marie-Antoinette was impassioned by the arts, music and theatre. She had a sincere appreciation for fashion and beautiful d├ęcor.

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French Porcelain

Marie Antoinette's Last Letter

This is the letter Marie-Antoinette Queen of France wrote to her sister-in-law Madame Elisabeth a few hours before her execution. (Letter translated from French to English by Charles Duke Yonge) 129 more words

18th Century