Recommended Link- Prison Pets in the French Revolution
I cannot resist sharing this fascinating article with you. We know of so many pets of the aristocracy, but I had long thought that their fates were lost after their owners' fall. Apparently they were frequently the focus of Revolutionary displeasure, and also of incredible kindness. You can read more here.
I am a university professor and costume professional who calls Virginia home. Interested in costume history, and history in general, I endeavor constantly to better understand life through those who lived it.