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He wept for sorrow over us, and not from fear of death. —the narrative of Marie Thérèse Charlotte, daughter of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette [image credit: Bibliothèque nationale de France, département Estampes et photographie]

He wept for sorrow over us, and not from fear of death. —the narrative of Marie Thérèse Charlotte, daughter of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette [image credit: Bibliothèque nationale de France, département Estampes et photographie]

Upon leaving the King and returning to the rooms she shared with her children and her sister-in-law, Marie Antoinette had scarcely the strength to put her son to bed. She threw herself, fully clothed, on to her own bed. Her daughter would later recount "where we heard her shivering with cold and grief all night long".

vivelareine: “‘The King’s Farewell Meeting With His Family.

King Louis XVI embracing Marie Therese Charlotte, 1778

Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI with their firstborn child, Marie-Thérèse-Charlotte, Madame Royale century engraving, French school

Queen Marie Antoinette of France and two of her Children walking in the Park of Trianon - Adolf Ulrik Wertmüller, 1785.

Marie Antoinette with two of her children, Adolf Ulrich Wertmuller. With two of her three children, Princess Marie Therese Charlotte of France and Dauphin Louis Joseph of France.

Marie Antoinette playing her harp. Her Imperial family in Austria was one that thoroughly enjoyed music. Antonia herself learned to play the harpsichord, spinet and clavichord, as well as the harp, taught by Gluck. During the family's musical evenings, she would sing French songs and Italian arias. She also excelled at dancing – an accomplishment often remarked by those who saw her.

Marie Antoinette playing her harp. Her Imperial family in Austria was one that…

Allegory of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, 1775

killem-all-if-they-wont-eat-cake: “ ‘ On May Louis Xv died and his grandson 19 year old Louis-Auguste became Louis XVI, King of France, and his 18 year old wife Marie Antoinette of Austria became Queen of France. Here is a happy image from.

Tea at Trianon: She did as any mother would do. Unfortunately, there were too many of them.

Fortunino Matania “Old Tales Retold: The French Revolution: Marie Antoinette” for Britannia & Eve, June, “Marie Antoinette defending her Children”,

Louis Joseph Xavier Francois de France, the second child and first son of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, died on June 4th, 1789 due to complications from tuberculosis. He was seven years old

vivelareine: “ Louis Joseph Xavier Francois de France, the second child and first son of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, died on June 1789 due to complications from tuberculosis.

The profile of Marie Antoinette

The profile of Marie Antoinette

The bedroom of Marie Antoinette at the Tuileries on August 10th, 1792.

All things Marie-Antoinette! Historical and popular culture information, photos, music, and other.

A 19th century CDV depicting Marie Antoinette, her daughter Marie Thérèse Charlotte, and Madame Elisabeth in the Temple prison.

Maria Antonieta,Madame Elisabeth y Madame Royal en el Temple.

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