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XVII century home lifestyle, lady with servants and friends in the bedroom
XVII century, lady with friends, servant and children in the bedroom furnished by posted bed with fabric canopy, cradle and tiled stove as heating device
Portrait of Jan Zamoyski, Polish diplomat of XVI century
Jan Zamoyski, Polish nobleman advisor of king Sigismund II Augustus,diplomat, politician and statesman, XVI century
“A convention of noblemen presided by the Emperor”, by Jost Amman (1539-1591)
XVI century, nobles convention with the Emperor. As a wild guess the Emperor might have been Ferdinand I, yet the Latin captions specify only where each Title belonged without explicitly mentioning the Title holders.
The valediction of prisoner Elector Johann Friedrich from Emperor Charles V
September 2nd, 1552: the Emperor Charles V sits in a palanquin carrried by mules. In the background the Elector’s coach. Reproduced in late XIX century from an original woodcut by an unknown master of XVI century.
Napoleon Bonaparte, portrait
Portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte: military strategist and political leader who rose to prominence during the French revolution and went on to conquer most of continental Europe in the early 19th century, becoming Napoleon I, emperor of the French
Baroness Anne Louise Germaine de Stael-Holstein ( Madame de Stael) 1766 – 1817, portrait
Portrait of Baroness Anne Louise Germaine de Stael-Holstein: Napoleonic era French noblewoman, author, and intellectual who was one of Napoleon’s main opponents