kirsten dunst photographed by sofia coppola in the behind the scenes of marie antoinette c. 2006

fleurdulys:

The Golden Train - Edmund Blair Leighton

cimmerianweathers:

Portrait of Marie-Louise, the first Queen of the Belgians (detail), Franz Xaver Winterhalter, 1841. Oil on canvas.

Robert Peake the Elder - Portrait of a Woman, Possibly Frances Cotton, Lady Montagu, of Boughton Castle, Northamptonshire (detail).

laclefdescoeurs:

Mademoiselle Suzanne Poirson, 1884, John Singer Sargent

slojnotak:

Louis Caravaque - Portrait of Empress Anna Ioannovna (1730)

"Dear God, guide us and protect us. We are too young to reign."

bonjourtableau:

Rigolette cherchant à se distraire en l’absence de Germain, 1844, Joseph-Désiré Court, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

rhaego:

Franz Xaver Winterhalter

Portrait of Empress Maria Alexandrovna, 1857 (details)

jaded-mandarin:

Portrait of an unknown French noblewoman, 1569. Detail.