Posts Tagged ‘Madame de Tourzel’

Madame de Tourzel

Another great post by Elena at Tea at Trianon on the Marquise (later Duchess) de Tourzel, who became governess to the royal children after the emigration of Madame de Polignac following the storming of the Bastille. Elena reminds us that Marie-Antoinette wrote the Marquise on that occasion: “I entrusted my children to friendship. I entrust […]