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Meeting of Charles V and Eleanor of Austria, Queen of France, and her entry into Brussels. (Brussels: 1544)
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Le littere de li honorati et superbi trionphi tra la Maesta Cesarea de l'Imperatore [et] el Christianissimo Re di Franza con el numero de li gran Signori Principi Duchi [et] Marchesi e Conti e Cauallieri... (Venice, 1544)
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  Coat_of_Arms Imperial eagle and royal arms of France.
Title_page
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  Meeting Charles V meets the Queen of France and Madame Tampes outside Mons accompanied by Princes Maximilian and Ferdinand, Cardinal of Lorraine, Ferrante da Gonzaga, Prince of Salerno, Count of Feria, Marques of the New World (Martin Cortes?) etc.
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  Entry Queen's entry into Mons.
Banquet Charles dines in public with the Queen.
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  Banquet Another public meal this time attended by Mary of Hungary
Entry Queen's entry into Brussels.
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  Tapestry Connection unclear. Theseus
Joust Numerous noble participants - including Count of Agamonte, Duke of Camarino, Ferrante da Gonzaga, Duke of Arescot etc.
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  Banquet At - la casa della villa.
Dance The champions of the joust each choose a lady.
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  Gift Gold fountain given to the Queen of France and other gifts to her ladies totalling 10,000 scudi.
Colophon
Festival details

Festival:
Meeting of Charles V and Eleanor of Austria, Queen of France, and her entry into Brussels.

Date:
1544

City:
Brussels

Participants:
Eleonore (Eleonora) (1498-1558), Archduchess of Austria, m. i) Edmund I, King of Portugal and ii) Francis I, King of France
Charles V (1500-1558), King of Spain (Carlos I), Holy Roman Emperor
Francis I (1494-1547), King of France

Dynasty:
Habsburg, Valois
Book details

Title:
Le littere de li honorati et superbi trionphi tra la Maesta Cesarea de l'Imperatore [et] el Christianissimo Re di Franza con el numero de li gran Signori Principi Duchi [et] Marchesi e Conti e Cauallieri...

Names:
Compagni, Batista (Printer)
Danza, Prospero (Printer)

Published:
Venice, 1544

Shelfmark:
1054.i.31

Format:
[8] pp. 4ยบ

Notes:
The margins have been cropped, rendering some words illegible.
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