vivelareine:


Something’s terribly wrong! The King is making omelettes!

—Madame du Barry (1934)
This movie seriously needs a DVD release!

vivelareine:

Something’s terribly wrong! The King is making omelettes!

—Madame du Barry (1934)

This movie seriously needs a DVD release!

ornamentedbeing:

 Madame Sophie, daughter of Louis XV

ornamentedbeing:

Madame Sophie, daughter of Louis XV

profusegrandiosity:

Giltwood Lit a La Turque, French, 18th Century.

plasticismylife:

Romantic Rococo

plasticismylife:

Romantic Rococo

antiquelullaby:

Antique key to Chateau de Versailles.

antiquelullaby:

Antique key to Chateau de Versailles.

ilvalentinos:

gender-bent male historical figures: because i can. | KRISTEN STEWART as LOUISE XIV (5 September 1638 - 1 September 1715), the sun queen of france, who consolidated the divine right of kings, who created a centralized absolute monarchy that would last until the french revolution.

"there is little that can withstand a man who can conquer himself."

allonico:

Perspective of The Hall of Mirrors (Galerie des Glaces) from the “Salon de la guerre” @ Château de Versailles

  1. Camera: Canon EOS 500D
  2. Aperture: f/13
  3. Exposure: 1/5th
  4. Focal Length: 27mm
louis-etoile:

I found this old Revlon powder compact at an antique shop today. The emblem on it looks so much like Louis XIV’s monogram that I couldn’t resist getting it! (I just looked it up and apparently Revlon was founded in 1932. Daaaang!!)
louis-etoile:

I found this old Revlon powder compact at an antique shop today. The emblem on it looks so much like Louis XIV’s monogram that I couldn’t resist getting it! (I just looked it up and apparently Revlon was founded in 1932. Daaaang!!)

louis-etoile:

I found this old Revlon powder compact at an antique shop today. The emblem on it looks so much like Louis XIV’s monogram that I couldn’t resist getting it! (I just looked it up and apparently Revlon was founded in 1932. Daaaang!!)

Margaery Tyrell ± true emotions

(Requested by timeladywithhertardis.)