Tag: 1499

Pietà (1498-1499)

Michelangelo (1475-1564) Pietà 1498–1499 Carrara marble, 174 x 195 cm Basilica di San Pietro, Città del Vaticano Michelangelo’s only signature, carved across the Virgin’s sash: “Michael. Agelus. Bonarotus Florent Faciebat”. Image courtesy of: http://saintpetersbasilica.org/ Detail: A photograph by Aurelio Amendola, from the…

Katharina von Bora

(1499–1552) Katharina von Bora in Film: Luther 2003 Director: Eric Till Starring: Joseph Fiennes, Alfred Molina   Born January 29 1499 Lippendorf, Saxony (Germany) Died December 20 1552 Torgau, Saxony (Germany) Husband Martin Luther (1483-1546)

Maria Salviati

(1499–1543) Maria Magdalena Romola Salviati     Born July 17 1499 Firenze (Italia) Died December 29 1543 Villa di Castello, Firenze (Italia) Husband Giovanni dalle Bande Nere (1498-1526) Son Cosimo I de’ Medici (1519-1574) Granddaughter Bia de’ Medici (c.1537-1542) Daughter-in-law Eleonora…

1499

Rulers: • Fernando II, King of Sicily (1468-1516) • Fernando II, King of Castile and León (1475-1504) • Fernando II, King of Aragón, Majorca, Sardinia and Valencia (1479-1516) • Fernando II, Count of Barcelona (1479-1516) • Isabel I, Queen of Castile…

Isabella d’Este (1499-1500)

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) Isabella d’Este 1499–1500 Black and red chalk, yellow pastel chalk on paper, 63 x 46.5 cm Musée du Louvre, Paris See also: • Isabella d’Este, Marchesa di Mantova (1474-1539)

Palace of Placentia, Greenwich (England)

Palace of Placentia or Greenwich Palace. Built: 1443 Rebuilt: 1499 Demolished: 1660 Births: • Elizabeth I, Queen of England and Ireland (1533-1603) • Henry VIII, King of England and Ireland (1491-1547) See also: • Palaces | England