"France was large in territory. In population it had around 19 million in 1700 – more than three times the population of England, perhaps six times the population of the United Netherlands, and six times the number of Finns and Swedes ruled by the king of Sweden.". Art Exhibitio. "France in the Mid-1700s:antecedents to Revolution." France in the Mid-1700s. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 Sept. 2016.