(b. 1500/10, The Hague, d. after 1574, Lyon)

Jean de Bourbon-Vendôme

c. 1550
Wood, 19 x 16 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

Corneille de Lyon was author of a series of small, intimate portraits which recreate for us the people who made up French 16th-century society, amongst them poets and scholars and courtiers.

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