Schönbrunn Palace - This structure overlooks the gardens and fountains,which were frozen. This was the summer home that evolved to be called Schonbrunn Palace after the fall of the roman empire and the Hapsburg family. The Hapsburg family housed famous guest such as Napoleon Bonaparte (or was that dynamite?) and Marie Antoinette. The sense of awe received from here was that no single man should possess such wealth, glory and power.
The Secession Building _ 1897 _ Joseph Maria Olbrich
Photo by Eleazar of Monument by artist unknown of Empress Elisabeth “Sissi” (Elisabeth Amalie Eugenie) Dec Sep Bavaria in Volksgarten in Vienna, Austria. Sissi was the wife of Emperor Franz Joseph I Aug Nov Austria.
Maria Theresa Maria Theresa Walburga Amalia Christina (German: Maria Theresia Walburga Amalia Christina) (13 May 1717 – 29 November 1780) was the only female ruler of the Habsburg dominions and the last of the House of Habsburg. She was the sovereign of Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Bohemia, Mantua, Milan, Lodomeria and Galicia, the Austrian Netherlands and Parma. By marriage, she was Duchess of Lorraine, Grand Duchess of Tuscany and Holy Roman Empress. #art #statues