1559 Elisabeth de France by François Clouet (location unknown to gogm)


An early portrait of Elisabeth de France by François Clouet wearing a striking partlet and ruff.

This shows how the arrangements of the partlet varied. She wears a jeweled headdress, probably an escoffion.

Keywords:  Isabel de Valois, Valois family, Habsburg family, Queen, French, 1559, straight coiffure, crescent neckline, rolled sleeves, carcanet necklace, jeweled neckline, jeweled headdress, partlet

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