1543 Eleonora di Garzia di Toledo (1553–1576) wife of Don Pietro de' Medici by Agnolo Bronzino (Národní galerie v Praze - Praha Czech Republic)


She is credited with being the first modern style first lady, or consort.

Upgrade image from Wikimedia posted on 23 January 2013.

Bronzino portrayed Eleonora de Toledo in 1543 in a red satin dress, a Bronzino trademark, with a jeweled net partlet, an Eleonore de Toledo trademark. Her partlet is simply open net with pearls at the junctions of the net.

Keywords:  1543, Bronzino, straight coiffure, bateau neckline, collar, cuffs, jeweled headdress, earrings, rolled sleeves, jeweled sleeves, rings, jeweled partlet

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