Picture of the day

Weekend in Nantes

(continuer en français)

In the centre of Nantes there is a column with a statue of King Louis XVI at the top, the king who ended up on the guillotine during the Revolution. There are few other representations of this unlucky king.

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    • Sad ending that is a political fact of the overthrow of the monarchy. The monarchy was restored afterwards but strangely enough King Louis XVI is scarcely represented in the cities of France.


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