Skip to main content

François II of France: P.6857-R

An image of Print

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Object information

Current Location: In storage


François II of France


Printmaker: Leu, Thomas de




History note: From the collection of P Mariette [Lugt 1789]. C.D. Stow sold to Charrington, November 1935.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1935) by Charrington, John


State I/II.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: P.6857-R
Primary reference Number: 133643
Lugt: 572
Lugt: 1789
Robert-Dumesnil: 373
BN Inventaire (16thC): 290
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "François II of France" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-12-01 06:02:44

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=François II of France |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-12-01 06:02:44|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="François II of France"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">François II of France</figcaption>

More objects and works of art you might like

William and Mary

Accession Number: CM.253-1989

Tribute to Henrietta Maria Medal

Accession Number: CM.3-1984

Box pendant

Accession Number: M.70 & A-1930

Charles I and Henrietta Maria Counter

Accession Number: CM.79.230-1919

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...