VERONESE, Paolo
(b. 1528, Verona, d. 1588, Venezia)

Portrait of a Venetian Woman (La Belle Nani)

c. 1560
Oil on canvas, 119 x 103 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

This portrait shows a Venetian noblewoman, dressed with refined elegance and wearing jewelry. The ring on her left hand indicates that she is married.