- Museum number
- Object: Charles, Cardin. de Bourbon Archeves. de Rouen
Portrait of Cardinal Charles de Bourbon, Archbishop of Rouen, bust-length, turned to left, wearing biretta and cleric robes; within oval wreath of foliage held together by a ribbon
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Height: 164 millimetres (plate-mark)
Width: 113 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Identified in the IFF as Charles de Bourbon, Cardinal de Bourbon (1523-1590) but the sitter's face resembles that of his nephew and namesake Charles de Bourbon (1562-1594), known as Cardinal de Vendôme until his uncle's death, when he became known as Cardinal de Bourbon instead.
For portrait of a young Cardinal de Vendôme see 2AA*,71.82
The quatrain allude to the Wars of Religion.
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Associated Event: French Wars of Religion 1562-1598
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