The French Revolution Put the Kabosh on Lady Artists

Sure the ancien régime cavorting in pre-bloodbath France fed their gluttonous lifestyle by shaking down the country's peasants and bourgeoisie with inordinately high taxes, but even in the days of the oppressive monarchy, ordinary French citizens enjoyed a ton of privileges that their mud-digging European peers hadn't… » 3/04/12 1:30pm 3/04/12 1:30pm