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  • Kimberly Theriault

    Marguerite de Navarre (French: Marguerite d'Angoulême, Marguerite d'Alençon) (11 April 1492 – 21 December 1549), also known as Marguerite of Angoulême and Margaret of Navarre, was the queen consort of Henry II of Navarre. Her brother became king of France, as Francis I and the two siblings were responsible for the celebrated intellectual and cultural court and salons of their day in France.

  • Morgane Weinling

    Portrait de Marguerite de Navarre, Jean Clouet, vers 1527, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.

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    A portrait from about 1527 of Marguerite de Navarre, Queen Consort of Navarre, (also known as Marguerite of Angoulême and Margaret of Navarre), sister of Francis I of France. Her patronage cultural influence was profound. Marguerite was a noted supporter of religious reform, and was likely influential in the life of the young Anne Boleyn, future Queen of England and mother of Elizabeth I.

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