French Hood Images

Detail View of Catherine de Medicis en Veuve

#83. François Clouet,Catherine de Medicis en veuve (Catherine de Medicis as a Widow), around 1560, Department of Prints and Photographs, Na 22 Rés., boîte 4, Vellum.

According to Jean P. Berniard, this is "a portrait of an unidentified lady thought to be of Catherine but there is no proof it's her." I will allow the name to remain for now.

Image from Creating French Culture (Library of Congress Exhibition), The Path to Royal Absolutism: The Renaissance and Early 17th Century [Article]. Retrieved August 7, 2005 from the World Wide Web:

Thanks to Roger Franz for suggesting this print.

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