France Flag
    Nickname Le drapeau tricolore ("French Tricolor")
    Designers Gilbert du Motier (popularly known as 'Lafayette') and Jacques-Louis David
    Adopted 15 February 1794
    Proportion 2:3
    Design A vertical tricolour of blue, white, and red
    Flag of France
    France Flag
    France Flag
    The National Flag of the France consists of three equal vertical bands of blue (hoist side), white, and red. The dynastic colour of Bourbons, white, was put between blue and red, the traditional colours of Paris, to make the vertical tricolor. The Red-White-Blue Tricolor flag, adopted in 1790. A modified design of Blue-White-Red Tricolor by Jacques-Louis David was adopted in 1794.
    French Flag