Women in Ferrara

1480 - 1540

Lorenzo Costa, 1488: The Daughters of Giovanni II Bentivoglio and Ginevra Sforza
(From the left: Camilla, Bianca, Francesca, Violante, Laura, Isotta, Eleonora)  

Cappella Bentivoglio, San Giacomo, Ferrara

Lorenzo Costa, c1490: Portrait of A Lady 

The Currier Museum of Art, Manchester

Lorenzo Costa, c1490 (?): Portrait of A Woman with Pearl Necklace

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Lorenzo Costa, c1500 - 1505: Portrait of A Lady With a Lapdog 

The Royal Collection, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Peter de Kempeneer (previously attr. to Girolamo da Carpi) c1530s: Portrait of a Woman

Städel Museum, Frankfurt Germany


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