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Sunday, November 11, 2012
Another favorite portrait - Eleanor of Scotland 1458-1480
Unknown Austrian artist, Eleanor Stewart (1458-80) of Scotland, 1578-80
Eleanor was the daughter of James I of Scotland. She married Sigismund (1427–1496), a Habsburg Duke, then Archduke of Further Austria, and finally ruler of Tyrol (from 1446 to 1490). She served as the Archduchess consort of Austria, until she died young in childbirth.