Nell Gwynn and the houses in which she lived
Engraved portrait of Nell Gwynn (1650-1687), the English actress and mistress of King Charles II, and two of the houses in which she lived. The images at top and bottom left are of Bagnigge House, Bagnigge Wells, in 1844. Whilst the image at bottom right is of the house in Drury Lane, where Nell lived.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
Lully, Jean-Baptiste (1632-1687). French Baroque
Lully, Jean-Baptiste (1632-1687). French Baroque composer. 'Cadmus et Hermione', opera by Jean-Bapiste Lully. Costume for the character of Hermione.
© Colecciasca/Iberfoto/Mary Evans
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Michel De Saint-Martin
MICHEL DE SAINT-MARTIN marquis de Miskou etc. French churchman ? Judging by the papal-style headgear he was either an eccentric or an ecclesiastical pretender. Date: 1614 - 1687
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