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Collection by Daria Sologubova

Daria Sologubova
Marguerite de Valois - Queen of Navarre 1572 and Queen of France 1589 - married to Henri IV de Bourbon - daughter of Henri II de Valois y Catherine de Medici. French History, European History, Women In History, British History, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Fashion, Marie Antoinette, Elizabethan Era, French Royalty

Marguerite de Valois reine de France safran splendour

Reina de Navarra. Sí, lo fui. Poco reino para la novia de la Cristiandad. yo, la perla de Francia, que por mi cuna estaba llamada a ser reina de medio mundo, sostengo en mi mano el camafeo con la imagen de mi primo el bearnés, , mi señor impuesto,que aborrecía tanto las esencias de jazmín y violetas de mi lecho como yo su aliento de ajo. Tan importantes narices por fuerza habían de ser selectivas y sensibles.cuando el destino une así a príncipe y princesa tan prominentes, el premio del beso…

King Francis I of France and his wife, Eleanor of Austria, niece of Catherine of Aragon. A strangely disquieting image. Mode Renaissance, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Portraits, Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Clothing, Italian Renaissance, Historical Clothing, French History, Tudor History

Catherine of Aragon, Queen of England, and her Kin

Portraits of Henry VIII's first queen made during or near her lifetime--gathered in the hope of glimpsing the real woman. Portraits of her kin are also included to explore family resemblance--especially the amazing resemblances between the female descendants of Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain--and to place Catherine in the wider picture of European royalty of the age. With accompanying notes from varying sources including www.wikipedia.org. I do not own the copyright on any of these…

spanishbaroqueart: “ Rodrigo de Villandrando Portrait of Philip, Prince of Asturias (future King Philip IV of Spain), with the court dwarf Miguel Soplillo; 1620 Portrait of Elisabeth of. Mode Renaissance, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Fashion, Elizabethan Costume, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, 17th Century Fashion, 16th Century, French Royalty

Elisabeth of France, by Villandrando

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James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell 1534 - King of Scotland in He was the third husband of Mary, Queen of Scots. After his wife was imprisoned in England he escaped to Norway and was imprisoned and went insane. He married Anna Throndsen of Norway Mary Queen Of Scots, Tudor History, British History, Uk History, Asian History, History Facts, Maria Stuart, Adele, Margaret Tudor

James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell (1534 - 1578). King of Scotland in 1567. He was the third husband of Mary, Queen of Scots. After his wife was imprisoned in England he escaped to Norway and was imprisoned and went insane.

Charles IX June 1550 – 30 May was a monarch of the House of Valois who ruled as King of France from 1560 until his death. He ascended the throne of France upon the death of his brother François II. Roi Charles, King Charles, French History, European History, Tudor History, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Charles Ix Of France, François Ii

Profile of the Day: Charles IX of France

On August 24, 1572, King Charles IX of France, under the influence of his mother, Catherine de Medici, ordered the assassination of Huguenot leaders in Paris. In what became known as the Saint Bartholomew’s Day Massacre, thousands of French Huguenots were killed in just a few days.

The Love Between Henri II of France & Diane de Poitiers French History, European History, Tudor History, Henri Ii France, Rey Enrique, François Ii, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Portraits, Beauty Secrets

Henry II of France, husband of Catherine de Medici, and Father-in-law of Mary Queen of Scots.

VAN CLEVE Joos - Flemish (Kleef Antwerp) - King François I of France, . ~ England's King Henry VIII and France's King Francis I nearly bankrupted their treasuries to impress each other on the Field of Cloth of Gold. French History, Tudor History, British History, Renaissance Portraits, Renaissance Paintings, Robert Campin, Anne Of Cleves, Anne Boleyn, Adele

Felix Inclusis | dutch-and-flemish-painters: Joos van Cleve...

dutch-and-flemish-painters: Joos van Cleve...

Portrait of Henri III, third son of King Henri II of France and his Italian wife, Catherine de Medici. Catherine's favorite son, Henri was born Alexandre Edouard. Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Portraits, Renaissance Men, Renaissance Clothing, French History, European History, British History, Tudor History, Henry Iii Of France

Henry III was a monarch of the House of Valois who was elected the monarch of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth from 1573 to 1575 and ruled as King of France from 1574 until his death. He was the last French monarch of the Valois dynasty.

Lucas Cranach the Younger, Portrait of Barbara Radziwiłł (c. Queen Consort of Poland, and Grand Duchess Consort of Lithuania as wife of Sigismund II of Poland. A legendary beauty. European History, Women In History, Art History, Poland History, Grand Duc, Lucas Cranach, Arte Popular, Dark Ages, Portraits

Barbara Radziwiłł (1520 - 1551). Queen of Poland from 1547 until 1551. She was the second wife of Sigismund II. She may have been poisoned by her husband's mother.

Jeanne d'albret Reine de Navarre, workshop of Clouet. As her second husband, her marriage to William of Cleves having been annulled, Jeanne espoused Antoine de Bourbon. They were the parents of Henry IV of France, the first of the Bourbon kings. Marguerite De Navarre, Jean Fouquet, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Clothing, Portrait Au Crayon, Ludwig Xiv, 16th Century Fashion, 17th Century

Jeanne Albret of Navarre, mother of Henri IV of France and mother-in-law of Margot, daughter of Henri II and Catherine de Medici

"Portrait of Charles IX of France" - Northern Renaissance Royalty Men's Fashion. Wearing a codpiece, trunk hose, and a jacket with a high collar surrounded by a small ruff. Italian Renaissance Dress, Renaissance Mode, Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Clothing, Tudor Fashion, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Leg Of Mutton Sleeve, Renaissance Portraits

And So the Renaissance Begins

In about 1450, when the printing press was invented, a new era was ushered in, an era of quickly circulating information that allowed for new inventions, new styles, and new discoveries: the Renaissance. This colorful era began respectively in Florence, Italy, but soon spread to the rest of Europe and music, art, and literature flourished. The…

NTK Who is Henry IV? King Henry IV was the king of Navarre from 1572 to 1610 and also ruled France from He was the first French ruler of the House of Bourbon. Henry IV issued the Edict of Nantes in (Stephen) French History, European History, Bourbon, Rey Enrique, Adele, Royal Family History, Renaissance, Toyota Hilux, 14th Century

Henry IV (13 December 1553 – 14 May 1610),also known by the epithet "Good King Henry",King of Navarre (as Henry III) from 1572 to 1610 and King of France from 1589 to 1610.He was the first French monarch of the House of Bourbon.Baptised as a Catholic but raised in the Protestant faith by his mother Jeanne d'Albret,Queen of Navarre, he inherited the throne of Navarre in 1572 on the death of his mother. As a Huguenot, Henry was involved in the French Wars of Religion...