1559/1567 Margaret, Duchess of Parma (1522-86), Regent of the Netherlands by the circle of François Clouet (private collection)

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1559/1567 Margaret, Duchess of Parma (1522-86), Regent of the Netherlands by the circle of François Clouet (private collection) From niceartgallery.com

The dark color and slashing of Margaret's dress give it a Spanish flavor, although she appears to be wearing French sleeves.

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