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    Catherine de' Medici

    CHRISTINE DE LORRAINE La petite-fille favorite de catherine de medicis

    Catherine Howard was beheaded with a single stroke, and her body was buried in an unmarked grave in the nearby chapel of St. Peter ad Vincula, where the bodies of her cousins, Anne and George Boleyn lie.

    Walnut Seller, Paris, 1738 Anne Claude Philippe de Tubières, Comte de Caylus (French, Paris 1692–1765 Paris)

    Tomb of Catherine Parr

    Caterina de' Medici

    Catherine de Medici wearing a dress with French sleeves Catherinde de Medici is shown wearing a gown with archtypical French sleeves. This is a good summary of mid-1500s fashion! The sleeves emerging from a puff or roll at the top and rapidly becoming close-fitting down to the cuff were called "French sleeves" in England.

    Maria de' Medici

    Mary, Queen of Scots from 1542-1587. Ruler of the country I call my heritage, Scotland

    Chateau Blois - Catherine de Medicis room, via Flickr. -

    Catherine Parr, sixth wife of Henry VIII

    Catherine de Medici, mother of three kings

    Bianca Capello De Medici by Alessandro Allori, ca 1570-87

    Catherine De Medici Family Tree | Bestand:Medici tree.jpg - Wikipedia

    Joséphine de Beauharnais, Empress consort of the French née Tascher de la Pagerie in 1808

    Catherine di Medici

    French School, 16th Century Portrait of a lady, half-length, in unframed

    A Young Woman, said to be Isabella de Medici, ca. 1565 (attributed to Agnolo Bronzino) (1503-1572) Bukowskis Auktioner Stockholm

    This is the original portrait of Evelyn Nesbit, the original femme fatale. Try doing a Goggle search on her name for some fascinating reading about a scandal and murder surrounding this young chorus girl turned artist's model.

    Diane de Poitiers, Caterina's rival. ♕ℛ.