(b. 1503, Firenze, d. 1572, Firenze)
Ferdinando de' Medici1555-65
Oil on tin, 15 x 12 cm
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence
This small portrait of the young Ferdinando was executed by the workshop of Bronzino. When Ferdinando I succeeded Francesco in 1587, he renounced his cardinalate and married the French princess Christine of Lorraine.