16th Century Renaissance Fashion, 1545-1599

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Lodovico Capponi by Bronzino, c. 1550 Fançoise Brézé, Duchesse de Buillon by François Clouet, 1550
Market Scene by Pieter Aertsen, undated, c.1550

Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Köln

Maria de' Medici aged 11 by Bronzino, 1551
Duke Albrecht V of Bavaria

Frauenkirche, München

Laura Battiferri by Bronzino, c. 1555
Alessandro Farnese the Younger by Anthonis Moro


The Egg Dance by Pieter Aertsen, 1557

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

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Eleanora di Toledo by Bronzino, c.1560

National Gallery of Art, Washington

Pierre Quthe, Apothecary by François Clouet, 1562

Louvre, Paris

Jacopo da Strada by Tiziano, c 1567 Epitaph of Hans Bartels, 1567


Peasants' Dance by Pieter Brueghel, c1568 A Tailor by Giovanni Battista Moroni, c. 1570
Venetian Lady by Paolo Veronese, c. 1570

Alte Pinakothek, München

Epitaph of Frau de Hane, 1573


Robert Dudley, anonymous, 1575

National Portrait Gallery, London

Unknown Lady by Antoine Caron, 1577
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Hans Weigel's Book of Costume, 1577
Elisabeth of Austria by François Clouet, 1570s/80s

Louvre, Paris

Charles IX by Clouet
Unknown Lady by a follower of Tiziano

Schloß Fasanerie, Eichenzell

Infanta Isabella Clara Eugenia by de Llano, c.1580

Prado, Madrid

Philip II of Spain by Juan Pantoja de la Cruz, 1570s/80s

El Escorial

Infanta by Alonso Sánchez Coello, 1580s
Infanta Catalina Michaela of Austria by Coello, 1580s

Ermitage, St. Petersburg

Fruit Seller by Vincenzo Campi, 1580 Elizabeth I of England by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger, c. 1592

National Portrait Gallery, London

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Mary Rogers, Lady Harrington by Gheeraerts, 1592

Tate Gallery, London

38K Princess of Urbino by Frederico Fiori aka il Barroci
Family of Thomas More (2)
the persons to the right lived when the picture was painted in 1593

National Portrait Gallery, London

Young Man Having His Fortune Told by Caravaggio, 1594

Louvre, Paris

Card Players by Caravaggio, c1595

Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth

57K Magdalena Bath, born von Widenau, 1598

Stadtmuseum München

Infanta Isabella Clara Eugenia, by Juan Pantoja de la Cruz, 1599

Alte Pinakothek, München

Sir Francis Bacon by Cecil Watson Quinell