Renaissance court costume. Gentleman of the court of Francis I. France 17th century.
Gentlemen of 1615-1630.
Louis XIII on horseback. D’après une gravure de 1615. Dessin de Chevignard.
The procedure for cancellation her marriage to Robert Devereux, 3rd Earl of Essex with the aim of Robert Carr, to marry the 1st Earl of Somerset, caused one of the greatest scandals of England in the Stuart time. Because James I pardoned her, she escaped the execution.