History, Feminism

The Princess in the Asylum

Was Louise of Belgium a victim, as she claimed, or her own worst enemy?

Jenni Wiltz
Oct 27, 2020 · 8 min read
Louise in profile wearing a black ball gown and corsage. Her thick blonde hair is in a chignon.
Louise in profile wearing a black ball gown and corsage. Her thick blonde hair is in a chignon.
Princess Louise of Belgium. Image from the Library of Congress Bain Collection via Wikimedia Commons.