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The painting Gabrielle d’Estrées et une de ses soeurs (French pronunciation: [ɡabʁiɛl dɛstʁe e yn də sɛ sœʁ]) by an unknown artist (c.1594), is of Gabrielle d’Estrées, mistress of King Henry IV of France, sitting up nude in a bath, holding (assumedly) Henry’s coronation ring, whilst her sister sits nude beside her and pinches her right nipple.[1] Henry gave Gabrielle the ring as a token of his love shortly before she died.
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The painting Gabrielle d’Estrées et une de ses soeurs (French pronunciation: [ɡabʁiɛl dɛstʁe e yn də sɛ sœʁ]) by an unknown artist (c.1594), is of Gabrielle d’Estrées, mistress of King Henry IV of France, sitting up nude in a bath, holding (assumedly) Henry’s coronation ring, whilst her sister sits nude beside her and pinches her right nipple.[1] Henry gave Gabrielle the ring as a token of his love shortly before she died.

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