If I were the Queen of France what would I want to gaze upon? A sea of priceless jewels or a tower of macaroons? An endless supply of fine silks or fleecy baby goats bleating in my own private village? I think I would choose a tranquil landscape to steady my frayed royal nerves.
I asked her, and she agreed.
Original painting by our CCO Shelley Weinreb. Inspired by the paintings in Marie Antoinette’s apartment at Versailles.