Catherine de Medici & her children by Clouet. The boy on the left, the duc d'Alencon, was a suitor for the hand of Queen Elizabeth l. Aged 22 at the time he was 24 years her junior.The Queen was very fond of him & called him her 'Frog'. 15th century, 16th century. Doublet, Cape, Capelet, Romeo, revels, faire, Elizabethan, Tudor, Renaissance
Margaret of France (French: Marguerite de France or Marguerite de Valois, 1553 – 1615), Queen of France and of Navarre during the late16th century. A royal princess of France by birth, she was the last of the House of Valois.Daughter of King Henry II of France and Catherine de' Medici, sister of Kings Francis II, Charles IX and Henry III and of Queen Elizabeth of Spain. She was queen of 2 countries:she had married King Henry III of Navarre who became King Henry IV of France.
Après sa semaine passée à Ascot à assister à des courses de chevaux, la reine Elizabeth II était ce lundi dans son palais de Buckingham. Elle y recevait des talents émergents des affaires en compagnie du célèbre footballeur britannique David Beckham.