I’m sure someone has already submitted her, but I simply must express my undying love for Julie d'Aubigny/ La Maupin. Her life story is the wildest ride, my man. Dueling! Romance! Convent burning!
(I know the picture isn’t a contemporary account, but. the pile of bodies, the nun, Noelle Stevenson– I had to use it. I’m sorry I don’t make the rules)
Mod: history fanart is one of my favorite things okay i love it
art by Noelle Stevenson, aka gingerhaze, of Nimona fame!