Madame Tussaud

  • (noun): French modeler (resident in England after 1802) who made wax death masks of prominent victims of the French Revolution and toured Britain with her wax models; in 1835 she opened a permanent waxworks exhibition in London (1761-1850).
    Synonyms: Tussaud, Marie Tussaud, Marie Grosholtz

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Charlotte Corday - Cultural References
... Appears briefly in Madame Tussaud, a historical fiction by Michelle Moran ... Corday is seen by Madame Tussaud directly after Marat's murder, when the guards have arrested her ... Madame Tussaud is also present at Corday's execution ...

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