Facebook
Twitter

Empress Maria Theresa

Empress Maria Theresa Famous People Social Studies World History

Image of a portrait of Empress Maria Theresa of Austria, by Martin van Meytens in 1759. 

Maintained by the Academy of Fine Arts, in Vienna, the original reveals a woman who was concerned about her country's political alliances.  As a result, she arranged marriages for her children which were suited to her Empire's best interests.


Media Credits

Image online, courtessy Wikimedia Commons.

PD

 

To cite this story (For MLA citation guidance see easybib or OWL ):

"Empress Maria Theresa" AwesomeStories.com. Oct 07, 2013. Nov 17, 2019.
       <http://www.awesomestories.com/asset/view/Empress-Maria-Theresa>.
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Show tooltips