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Empress Elisabeth of Austria was a truly great beauty and spent her adult life trying to maintain that beauty.  In the modern age she would surely have been a plastic surgery addict.  Instead, she aged naturally and beautifully.

Empress Elisabeth of Austria was a truly great beauty and spent her adult life trying to maintain that beauty. In the modern age she would surely have been a plastic surgery addict. Instead, she aged naturally and beautifully.

1860 photo of Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837-1898) wearing a lovely gown of the period.

1860 photo of Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837-1898) wearing a lovely gown of the period.

The last known photo of Empress Sisi, taken the day before her assassination. Sisi is on the left, while her lady-in-waiting Irma Sztáray is on the right.

The last known photo of Empress Sisi, taken the day before her assassination. Sisi is on the left, while her lady-in-waiting Irma Sztáray is on the right.

Last photograph of Franz Joseph and Elisabeth. Franz Joseph I or Francis Joseph I was Emperor of Austria, Apostolic King of Hungary, King of Bohemia, King of Croatia, King of Galicia and Lodomeria and Grand Duke of Cracow from 1848 until his death in 1916.

Last photograph of Franz Joseph and Elisabeth. Franz Joseph I or Francis Joseph I was Emperor of Austria, Apostolic King of Hungary, King of Bohemia, King of Croatia, King of Galicia and Lodomeria and Grand Duke of Cracow from 1848 until his death in 1916.

Empress Sissi in Hungarian court dress.Saved from forum: index.hu

Empress Sissi in Hungarian court dress.Saved from forum: index.hu

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