Elisabeth of austria Earrings with cabochon
This jewel is inspired by a detail from the work of the painter Francis Clouet (circa 1520-1572), Elisabeth of Austria (1554-1592), wife of Charles IX and Queen of France - Oil on wood, 1571 - Musée du Louvre
Francis Clouet is the son of Jean Clouet, to whom he succeeds as portraitist of the Court; he will serve four kings: François I, Henri II, François II, and finally Charles IX. In 1571 he executed the portrait of Elizabeth of Austria, wife of Charles IX and Queen of France since 1570.
3 micron gold-plated brass with synthetic garnet cabochon
Keep the jewel away from dust and moisture.
Avoid contact with perfume, chemicals and cosmetics; avoid getting the jewel wet.
- Maintenance :
- Avoid contact with water, chemicals and cosmetics
- Museum :
- Musée du Louvre
- Themes :
- Portrait, Historical figures
- Art movement :
- Original work kept at :
- Paris, musée du Louvre