She who pwns people with history
The depicted scene is taking place at prison Conciergerie - the last domicile of Jean Paul Marat’s assassin, Charlotte Corday  Artist Johann Jakob Hauer started portraying Charlotte during the court hearing on July 17th 1793. Upon her permission, he completed an oil portrait during her last hours in the death chamber of Conciergerie. Afterwards, she asked the painter to produce a small copy of this portrait that was to be handed over to her family. 
Source

The depicted scene is taking place at prison Conciergerie - the last domicile of Jean Paul Marat’s assassin, Charlotte Corday  Artist Johann Jakob Hauer started portraying Charlotte during the court hearing on July 17th 1793. Upon her permission, he completed an oil portrait during her last hours in the death chamber of Conciergerie. Afterwards, she asked the painter to produce a small copy of this portrait that was to be handed over to her family.

Source

  1. vive-la-revolution-francaise reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  2. women-are-too-hard-to-animate reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  3. trahisonprisonetguillotine reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  4. franzrev reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  5. slaktarpierre reblogged this from franzrev
  6. peridottears reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  7. invictascientia reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  8. vncleiroh reblogged this from dendroica
  9. dendroica reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  10. knighting reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  11. nothoughthidden reblogged this from beccaonthecoast
  12. sweetawkwardboy reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  13. spazpsycho reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  14. beccaonthecoast reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  15. meghanjh reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  16. bonnienamy89 reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  17. sweetdaveorrrr reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  18. fille-du-papier reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  19. stepinsidehermind reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  20. coeurdelhistoire reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  21. fairforitsday reblogged this from sailorx2
  22. bayamontate reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  23. hipstermink reblogged this from windandsails
  24. windandsails reblogged this from tiny-librarian
  25. hanahakiruhyuga reblogged this from tiny-librarian