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Margareta van Oostenryk 1480-1530

Archduchess Margaret of Austria was Governor of the Habsburg Netherlands from 1507 to 1515 and again from 1519 to 1530. She was the first of many female regents in the Netherlands.
Artist: Jacob Houbraken [1698-1780]
Size 11.5 x 18 cms
Price £28.00


Charles Thomas de Lorraine 1670-1704 prince de Vaudémont,

Charles Thomas was the only son of Charles Henri of Lorraine, prince of Vaudémont and Commerce and Anne Élisabeth de Lorraine, and a grandson of Charles IV, Duke of Lorraine. His father used the style of prince de Vaudémont, although he held no corresponding territory, until 1708 when he received the allodial territory of Commerce from Leopold, Duke of Lorraine. Henceforth, the father reigned there as the Prince of Commerce, while Charles Thomas was styled the prince of Vaudémont.
Size 8 x 14 cms
Price £14.00