Lucrezia Panciatichi
by Agnolo Bronzino, 1540


Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze


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Lucrezia Panciatichi:
married Bartolomeo Panciatichi in 1528
The Panciatichi were a powerful bankers' family from Pistoia, friendly with the Medici of Firenze (Florence). In the early 16th century, they had to flee from their home town due to rivalries, but returned a few years later. Their economic wealth of the deteriorated during the later 16th century, when the family (AFAIK) was extinguished.


Agnolo di Cosimo aka Bronzino:
* 17/11/1503 Monticelli
+ 28/11/1572 Firenze
student of Pontormo, painter to the Medici court