Marie Antoinette holding a rose, 1783 by Elisabeth- Louise Vigee-Lebrun (Versailles). Similar to an earlier, controversial portrait of the Queen in a muslin gown, this portrait was created to make the Queen look more royal.
died: 1458 BC Hatshepsut was one of the most powerful women in the ancient world. She was the fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Ancient Egypt and she ruled longer than any other woman in Egyptian history.
Card No. Czar Nicholas of Russia, from the World War I Scenes series issued by Sweet Caporal Cigarettes, ca. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R.
Alexei Nikolaevich (Russian: Алексе́й Никола́евич) August 1904 — 17 July of the House of Romanov. Hemophiliac, murdered by the Bolsheviks and Rasputin, a Russian mystic who creeps me out. Scammed the royal family into thinking he could heal Alexei.