Ana de Mendoza (Doña Ana de Mendoza y de la Cerda, Princess of Eboli, Duchess of Pastrana). Spanish aristocrat, 1540-1592. Considered one of the more accomplished women of her time by her peers. Also regarded as one of the most beautiful ladies in Spain, despite having lost an eye in a mock duel with a page when she was young. Married at 12 years old to Rui Gomes da Silva, 1st Prince of Éboli and minister to the King. 16Th Century, Bristle, Mendoza De, Of The, Ana De, Princesses, Mendoza, Sofonisba Anguissola, Eye
Doña Ana de Mendoza y de la Cerda, Princess of Eboli, Duchess of Pastrana, (1540 – 1592) was a Spanish aristocrat, 2nd Princess of Mélito, 2nd Duchess of Francavilla, 3rd Countess of Aliano [and first-class BAMF*]. She was considered one of Spain's greatest beauties, despite having lost an eye in a mock duel with a page when she was young.
Ana de Mendoza de la Cerda Was a spanish aristocrat during the XVI century. She was one of the most talented women of her time, and even though she lost an eye during a fencing practice, she was considered one of the most beautiful ladies in the spanish court. Her haughty character and her love for luxury became her best presentation etiquette.
Isabel de Borbón y Médicis, Reina de España y Portugal, vistiendo una saya con mangas de punta de terciopelo labrado en seda bicolor, con decoración ordenada a modo de red con motivos vegetales y roleos, que se complementa con una aplicación de pasamanería con hilos metálicos, piedras y perlas. Luce el rico joyel de los Austrias. Un enorme cuello de lechuguilla de encaje de Bruselas enmarca su rostro. Apoya su mano izquierda en la cadera y un abanico sobre la pierna derecha.