This is Renée de Lorraine, daughter of the Duke of Lorraine François I” and Christine of Danemarck.
Jeanne d’Albret was one of the most active and influential women in France around the middle of the 16th century.
German Renaissance fashion. Noblewoman, Noblemen. Citizen, Balladeer, Standard-bearer.
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Oriental Rug probably from northern Persia. The arrangement of the arabesques in the main field is one of the most ingenious in Persian rugs.
Fra ‘Jean de la Valette, Jean Parisot de La Valette, (1494 – 1568) was the 49th Grand Master of the Military Order of Malta
Chevau-légers. The Guard troops of the Ancien Régime. The king’s guard. Sergeant in armor. 1560 to 1600.
Anton Fugger was beside Jakob Fugger the most important member of this family
Imperial Herald from the first half of the 16th century. Colored pen drawings by Hans Holbein. Garb of the common lansquenets.
Court dresses at the time of Charles IX, Henry III and Henry IV at the end of the 16th century.
Gauntlets and gloves. England 16th century. Tudor fashion era.