Eleanor of Austria. Queen of France in court dress

Eleanor of Austria. Eleanor of Castile. Queen of France. Ancien Régime. Renaissance costumes. 16th century fashion

Eleanor of Austria 1498-1558, 2nd woman of Francois I.

Eleanor of  Austria, also called Eleanor of Castile 1498-1558

Eleanor of Castile was Infanta of Spain from the House of Habsburg, by marriage, first Queen of Portugal and later Queen of France. Renaissance period.

“Modes et Costumes Historiques“. Drawing by Xavier Willemin. Edited and steel engraving by Hippolyte Louis Emile and Polidor Jean Charles Pauquet. Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin London, 1864

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