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Jeanne d'Albret

(1528–72), Queen of Navarre, was the daughter of Henri II d'Albret, king of Navarre, and Marguerite d'Angoulême, sister of King Francis I. She married Antoine de Bourbon, who ...

Claustre [Cloître], Martin

Claustre [Cloître], Martin (c.1480)   Reference library

The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art

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..., Paris, Bib. N.). In 1521 he sculpted the tomb of Charlotte dAlbret in the church of La Motte-Feuilly, Indre (fragments). As a result of these commissions Claustre settled in Blois, where in 1524 he was engaged to construct the tomb (untraced) of Guillaume de Montmorency and his wife Anne Pot , a commission passed on to Benoît Bomberault by Claustre's widow. Gaignières's drawings and the attribution of a badly weathered recumbent funerary effigy of Jeanne de Penthièvre ( d 1514 ; marble; Paris, Louvre) are all that remains to illustrate...

Duval, Marc

Duval, Marc (c.1545)   Reference library

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...Réunion des Musées Nationaux/Art Resource, NY Among Duval's surviving signed engravings are the small, full-length portrait of the brothers Odet, Gaspard and François de Coligny ( 1579 ; preparatory drawing, Paris, Bib. N.) and portraits of Catherine de’ Medici and Jeanne dAlbret (both 1579 ). He also executed a set of engravings of the Seasons with satyrs and grotesques in the style of the Fontainebleau school. An engraving of 1579 after the Woman Taken in Adultery (Paris, Louvre) by Lorenzo Lotto ( c. 1480–1556 ) indicates that Duval was a...

France

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...elsewhere, notably in the central regions of France. At Felletin, near Aubusson in the province of La Marche, tapestries were being produced from the end of the 15th century at the latest, as many tapestries from this area appear in the inventory of the estate of Charlotte dAlbret, Duchesse de Valentinois, made after her death in 1514 . In the absence of sources, with a few exceptions, it is perhaps best to consider design and weaving separately, in order to characterize the diversity of French tapestry at the end of the Middle Ages. The artists who...

France, Republic of

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture

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...elsewhere, notably in the central regions of France. At Felletin, near Aubusson in the province of La Marche, tapestries were being produced from the end of the 15th century at the latest, as many tapestries from this area appear in the inventory of the estate of Charlotte dAlbret, Duchesse de Valentinois, made after her death in 1514 . In the absence of sources, with a few exceptions, it is perhaps best to consider design and weaving separately, in order to characterize the diversity of French tapestry at the end of the Middle Ages. The artists who designed...

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