Portrait of Gaston, Duke of Orleans, 1608-60, wearing a lace collar and embroidered coat with sash, oil painting on canvas, part of an exhibition entitled Gaston d'Orleans, Prince Mecene et Rebelle, in the Chateau Royal de Blois, built 13th - 17th century in Blois in the Loire Valley, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France. Gaston d'Orleans instructed Francois Mansart, to build his new apartments at the Chateau de Blois in 1652. The chateau has 564 rooms and 75 staircases and is listed as a historic monument and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Portrait of Gaston, Duke of Orleans, 1608-60, wearing a lace collar and embroidered coat with sash, oil painting on canvas, part of an exhibition entitled Gaston d'Orleans, Prince Mecene et Rebelle, in the Chateau Royal de Blois, built 13th - 17th century in Blois in the Loire Valley, Loir-et-Cher, Centre, France. Gaston d'Orleans instructed Francois Mansart, to build his new apartments at the Chateau de Blois in 1652. The chateau has 564 rooms and 75 staircases and is listed as a historic...
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