fox spirits

When the ladies in waiting and maids came from places far from the cities of Paris and Versailles they brought with them their God's and their fair folk. Chinese acrobats asked to perform even brought fox spirits and fox wives who made themselves quite at home in the forests surrounding the palace

Fox fairy anime illustration, newest in Fairies of Versailles series, by children's book writer and illustrator Monica Michelle.

Fox fairy anime illustration, newest in Fairies of Versailles series, by children's book writer and illustrator Monica Michelle.

When performers and others traveled to Versailles their fairies and gods sometimes came with them.