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Alexandre Kucharski A color version of a portrait of Marie Antoinette made by Elisabeth Vigée Le Brun for the Ministére des Affaires Entrangéres on 1785.
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On 10 August the Tuilerien Palace was stormed by the enemies of the monarchy, and the Swiss guard who was on guard was slaughtered. The royal family had fled to the Assembly. After this they were imprisoned in the Temple tower, were they would stay until their execution. Louis XVI was found guilty of treason and he was beheaded by the guillotine on 21 January 1793. On 3 July the little Dauphin was separated from the women in the tower, Marie Antoinette was not allowed to see him again.
Madame de Pompadour (Jeanne-Antoinette Poisson, aka Marquise de Pompadour, principal mistress of Louis XV), painted around 1756 by François Boucher.