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Capet Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 42 pictures in our Capet collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Featured Print

Marie Antoinette (1755-1793), Queen of France, 1937. Artist: Alexander K MacDonald

Marie Antoinette (1755-1793), born an Archduchess of Austria, she was Dauphine of France from 1770 to 1774 and Queen of France and Navarre from 1774 to 1792 (1912).The daughter of Francis I and Maria Theresa of Austria, Marie Antoinette (1755-1793) married the French Dauphin (the future King Louis XVI) in 1770. Louis became king in 1774, but Marie-Antoinette's unpopularity due to her perceived extravagance, indifference to the plight of ordinary people and opposition to reform, contributed to the outbreak of the French Revolution in 1789 and the overthrow of the monarchy. She was tried and executed by the guillotine in 1793 after a year's imprisonment. From the John Player & Sons cigarette card series 'Famous Beauties', 1937.

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Marie Antoinette, Queen Consort of Louis XVI of France, (1843). Artist: Unknown

Marie Antoinette, Queen Consort of Louis XVI of France, (1843). The daughter of Francis I and Maria Theresa of Austria, Marie Antoinette (1755-1793) married the French Dauphin (the future King Louis XVI) in 1770. Louis became king in 1774, but Marie-Antoinette's unpopularity due to her perceived extravagance, indifference to the plight of ordinary people and opposition to reform, contributed to the outbreak of the French Revolution in 1789 and the overthrow of the monarchy. She was tried and executed by the guillotine in 1793 after a year's imprisonment.

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'Portrait of the King Louis XVI', 1770s. Artist: Joseph Siffred Duplessis

'Portrait of the King Louis XVI', 1770s. Louis (1754-1793) succeeded his father Louis XV as king in 1774 and was crowned on 11 June 1775. After the monarchy was overthrown by the French Revolution in 1789, Louis, his queen, Marie Antoinette, and their children were imprisoned in the Tuileries Palace in Paris. In 1791 they tried, unsuccessfully to escape from France. Louis was tried and convicted of treason and was executed by guillotine on 21 January 1793. The same fate befell Marie Antoinette on 16 October 1793. Found in the collection of the State A Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow.

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