Catherine de Medici ( 1519-1589) The Conciliator

Catherine de Medici ( 1519-1589) The Conciliator

Catherine was married to Henry II and had to compete with his mistress Diane de Poitiers who ruled her lover. After ten years she finally produced a string of 10 children. Her secret motto was Hate and Wait. She lived for her children and the art of compromise.

About trompehalf

I am an artist with a fascination with history. Not battles per se, but the culture and personalities that shape history. Gossip is good too.
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