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Entry of Henri II and Catherine de' Medici into Paris (Paris: 16th-18th June, 1549)
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Les gra[n]ds triumphes faictz a le[n]tree du treschrestien [et] victorieux roy Henry second de ce no[m] en sa noble ville cite [et] uniuersite de Paris. (Paris, [1549])
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  Portrait Woodcut portrait of Henri II
Title_page
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  Section "Aux lecteurs"
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  Section "Les gra[n]ds triumphes faictz a lentree du ... roy Henry seco[n]d de ce nom"
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  Procession
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  Painting Situated above the Porte Saint Denis. Portrait of the King surrounded by the figures of Religion, Nobility, Justice and Labour.
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  Gate At the Porte des Peintres. Two angels holding the royal arms; the figure of France .
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  Pyramid On the rue Saint Denis. Exotic animals.
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  Gate On the bridge of Notre Dame. Hercules, Hilas, Thelamos and Pileus.
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  Entry Of Catherine de' Medici into Paris
Section "La magnifique entree de la royne en la ville de Paris"
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  Procession
Festival details

Festival:
Entry of Henri II and Catherine de' Medici into Paris

Date:
16th-18th June, 1549

City:
Paris

Participants:
Henri II (Henri d'Orleans) (1519-1559), King of France
Catherine (Caterina) de' Medici (1519-1589), Queen and Queen Regent of France, m. Henri II, King of France

Dynasty:
Valois
Book details

Title:
Les gra[n]ds triumphes faictz a le[n]tree du treschrestien [et] victorieux roy Henry second de ce no[m] en sa noble ville cite [et] uniuersite de Paris.

Names:
De la Fosse, Germain (Printer)

Published:
Paris, [1549]

Shelfmark:
C.38.b.14

Format:
[32] pp. 8ยบ

Notes:
Ruled in red throughout

Binding:
French nineteenth century red morocco armorial binding, by Lortic

Provenance:
Bookplate of the Biblioteca Ambrosii Firmini Didoti
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