Friday, November 1, 2013

The Duchesse d'Angoulême on Pilgrimage

This picture is based upon a stained-glass window showing Marie-Thérèse-Charlotte's visit to Notre Dame de Liesse. It is one of the many pilgrimages the daughter of Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette made during the Restoration. (Via Anna Gibson.)

Notre Dame de Liesse in 1787
Statue of Our Lady of Joy
More on Notre Dame de Liesse, HERE and HERE. Share

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