—Marie Antoinette (2006)
Just so everyone is clear, the handsome Black man tutoring Marie Antoinette is Joseph Boulogne, classical musician extraordinaire whose work influenced Mozart’s. This has been your Western music history tidbit of the day. Adieu!
Admont Abbey Library, Austria
This is like the real life library from Beauty and the Beast
Wow so rare to see a library with a light color scheme.
"My greatest misfortune would be to marry into a family who would carry me as their shame as I have been required to carry my own mother. Her apparent crime to be born negro and mine to be the evidence. Since I wish to deny her no more than I wish to deny myself you will pardon me for wanting a husband who feels ‘forgiveness’ of my bloodline is both unnecessary and without grace."
Belle (2013)Society has a habit of disregarding one of its own even when opportunity provides.
Favorite Authors [2-?] ― Jane Austen
“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.”
― Jane Austen
the costumes and the score for Belle were just so so beautiful and perfect! ;_;