journral 9:21 - 1B Several woman figures were very important during the 1700s including Queen Marie Antoinette She was a young attractive Austrian

journral 9:21 - 1B Several woman figures were very...

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1B. Several woman figures were very important during the 1700s including Queen Marie Antoinette. She was a young, attractive Austrian princess married to Louis XVI at the very young age of 14. She was immature and frivolous during her first years as queen of France and disliked many of the customs and etiquette that she was implied to follow as queen of the court. She was an important figure in history because while she was at rule of the throne, a revolution began which led to the country suffering defeats in war by Austria and Prussia, leading the monarchy to end and both the king and queen being executed in 1793. She not only served as an important history figure but also a fashion icon of the time. She was young and immature and made irresponsible, expensive choices during her reign while the rest of the country was in

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