Henri III’s favourites put on make-up and powder, wore earrings, lace and tinsel.
Renee de Rieux, demoiselle de Châteauneuf called La Belle Châteauneuf, was a mistress of the French King Henry III.
Bodyguard of the Provost. Officer of the guards 1574 to 1589.
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Fashion in the Reign of Henri III. Henri de Valois was from 1574 until his death in 1589 King of France and last king of the House of Valois.
Charles IX (1550-1574) Duke of Orleans. His reign was dominated by civil wars and the infamous massacre of French Protestants on St Bartholomew’s Eve.
Chapeau sous François 1er, Coiffe ornée de pierreries enchâssées, Chapeau sous Charles IX. Les Modes de la Renaissance de l’an 1461 à l’an 1574.