1555 Catherine de Medici attributed to Clouet Catherine de Medici wears a black and white dress and a pink and black French hood in this Clouet portrait. She was fond of pearl-reticulated partlets. This is another example of a double neckline.
Rock Crystal & Gilded Silver Casket Belonging to Catherine de Medici -- The most valuable object she brought with her to France. By the Italian master gem cutter, Valerio Belli Vincentino. - Silver Museum of the Pitti Palace, Florence
Catherine de Medici and her children: Charles IX, Henry III, Francis the duke dAlenon, and Margaret queen of Navarre. Once in the collection of Horace Walpole at Strawberry Hill, it is now in the Victoria and Albert.