The character of Kings

Mark has placed the following in his Monarchist Quotes...

The character of Kings is sacred; their persons are inviolable; they are the anointed of the Lord, if not with sacred oil, at least by virtue of their office. Their power is broad---based upon the Will of God, and not on the shifting sands of the people's will... More

Louis XIV devant Maastricht, Pierre Mignard, 1673. An allegory; The Angel, sent by God, demonstrates the approval of Louis, by holding a wreath of immortailes over his head. Louis is dressed asa Roman general and wears the red cloak of a roman general. He carries a marshalls baton in his "right" hand which indicates his right to lead the nation of France.

Vive la Roy.
de Brantigny

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