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Bona Sforza

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Bona Sforza was the wife of Sigismund I of Poland. Her 16th century Book of Prayers contains many gorgeous illuminations, including the nativity of Christ.  

Today that work is maintained by the Bodleian Library, Oxford.

This image, from a Polish-language website, depicts an image reported to be Bona Sforza.


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Image online via Polish-language website.

 

 

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