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Antonis Mor 1516-1576

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I don't remember seeing this portrait before. Much more extensive use of browns than I'm used to.

This one is said to be Jane Dormer.
Her dress looks very Spanish to me

I'm beginning to think that Brown was much more popular circa 1550 that was usually believed.
Brown for peasants only may be one of those renfaire myths.

Margarethe of Parma.
This is a portrait that was done late in the artist's life when many of his subjects were at the Imperial Court in Austria.

Cardinal Granville's dwarf and dog. The only one in this picture who looks happy is the dog. Can you imagine what kind of like this man had?


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