16th of May 1770: wedding of the Dauphin Louis-Auguste and Archduchess Marie-Antoinette

Louis-Auguste was 15, Marie-Antoinette 14. A marriage that began with mutual distrust and disdain, and ended in the closest of bonds…


Marie Antoinette wedding

For details on the marriage certificate, misspellings, ink stains and all, see this post, and also this one on 18th century bridal attire.


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