Baroque period. Merchant and merchant’s wife. London 1590.
Münchener Bilderbogen 1848 to 1898. On the history of costumes.
This is Renée de Lorraine, daughter of the Duke of Lorraine François I” and Christine of Danemarck.
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The painting, called “The Study” before the subject was identified in 2011
Last third of the XVIIth century. Reign of King Louis XIV (1643-1715).
Marguerite de France was the fourth daughter of King Francis I of France and Claude, Duchess of Brittany
On the history of costumes. Fashion history. Baroque period. London 1590. Distinguished women.
Franz Napoleon Heigel. Portrait of his sister Henriette, c. 1835. German Biedermeier.
He was Duc de Roannais, Marquis de Boisy, Comte de Maulévrier, Comte de Caravas, Seigneur d’Oiron, Grand Stable Master of France.
His reign was dominated by civil wars and the infamous massacre of French Protestants on St Bartholomew’s Eve.