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The Execution Of King Louis XVI

Here are some images illustrating the execution of King Louis XVI, that took place on 21 January 1793 : French engraving English engraving German copperp

Mozart was a Moor! This is what Mozart actually looks like. The image was found in a radio station in Belgium. The Moors (so-called 'Black' people) brought Classical Music to Europe. Not only that but when you read the REAL bios of him, he’s described as having brown skin, “negroid features” (broad, wide nose, etc) and wiry hair.

'This is what Mozart actually looks like. The image was found in a radio station in Belgium. Fact - the Moors (Black people) brought Classical Music to Europe.' I have doubts. Photo shop more likely.

"The unfortunate Marie Antoinette Queen of France at the place of execution, October 16th 1793," mezzotint, 1793 (British Museum)

"The unfortunate Marie Antoinette Queen of France at the place of execution, October mezzotint, 1793 (British Museum)

The Death of Marie Antoinette Queen of France and Navarre, Mezzotint, 1794 (British Museum)

The death of Marie Antoinette Queen of France and Navarre 1794 Hand-coloured mezzotint with some etching

C.H. Sanson presentando al pueblo la cabeza de Luis XVI.

Histoire de France added 20 new photos to the album: janvier] 1793 : Louis XVI est guillotiné.

A portrait of Marie Antoinette by an unknown artist, 19th century.

A portrait of Marie Antoinette by an unknown artist, 19th century.

Marie Antoinette-In her last letter she wrote to her sister-in-law: "I feel profound sorrow in leaving my poor children: you know that I only lived for them & for you sister, .My God, how heart-rending it is to leave them forever! Farewell! farewell!"

Marie Antoinette-In her last letter she wrote to her sister-in-law: "I feel profound sorrow in leaving my poor children: you know that I only lived for them & for you sister, .My God, how heart-rending it is to leave them forever!

Marie Antoinette and her children - done in wax - by Madame Tussaud. She actually knew Marie and her children.

This looks like a Century version of waxworks of Marie Antoinette, the Dauphin and Madame Royal which were on display at the Petit Trianon for a long period of time.

Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette

All things Marie-Antoinette!

The King At Prayer Before His Execution, 21 January 1793. Louis Xvi, 1754-1793. King Of France 1774-1792. Engraved By Jonnard After De La Charlerie. From Histoire De La Revolution Francaise By Louis Blanc. Poster Print (34 x 26)

The King At Prayer Before His Execution, 21 January 1793. Louis Xvi, 1754-1793. King Of France 1774-1792. Engraved By Jonnard After De La Charlerie. From Histoire De La Revolution Francaise By Louis Blanc. Poster Print (34 x 26)

Louis XVI

Louis XVI

Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVI.

In Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette sucede the French throne. They will remain in power until Louis XVI was tried by the National Convention, found guilty of high treason, and executed by guillotine on January 1793 as a desacralized French citizen.

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