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Maria de’ Medici, by Alessandro Allori [Maria married the King of France, Henri II; she was mother of three kings of France, all of whom died without legitimate progeny.

Corneille de LYON (La Haye début du XVIe siècle - Lyon vers 1574) Portrait de jeune femme à la robe ornée de colliers de perles

Corneille de Lyon (The Hague early sixteenth century - Lyon around Portrait of young woman in dress with beaded necklaces

Oil on canvas, 34 5/8 x 44 1/16 in. ( 88 x 112 cm)

Oil on canvas, 34 5/8 x 44 1/16 in. ( 88 x 112 cm)


Eleonora de Toledo by Agnolo Bronzino Eleonora of Toledo with her son Giovanni 1545 Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Italy

1545 Italian Courtesan Clothing, by Baroness Briana Etain MacKorkhill (Picture: Portrait of a Woman Holding Gloves - Paolo Caliari - c. 1550-60, Verona)

Portrait of a Woman Holding Gloves ca. 1560 by Paolo Veronese (Paolo Caliari) (Italian, Venetian, National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin

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Dark Blue Taffeta Renaissance Dress, Century Italy Eleonora of Toledo Ball Gown

French Court Garb, later 16th century - seems to be related to this image identified as Elisabeth of Austria c.1570 http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Elisabeth_of_Austria_Queen_of_France_van_Straeten_1570.jpg not sure if the digital image has been cropped or there's 2 copies of this portrait one full length one half length

French Court Garb, later century-- the same brocade as Eleonora de Toledo's famous dress, and a very similar partlet even-- but distinctly different in style with the closed ruff, fur lines wide open sleeves, and the split front.