They have almost certainly been created after the Este decks, maybe at the occasion that Gian Galeazzo II Sforza became officialy Duke of Milan, in 1476 at the age of 7 years. Two cards are missing, the Devil and the Tower.
Gian Galeazzo Maria Sforza ... accessed ), memorial page for Bona Sforza (2 Feb 1494–19 Nov 1557), ... Maintained by Samuel Taylor Geer ...
Son of Francesco I Sforza and Bianca Maria Sforza. In 1480, several years after the death of his brother Galeazzo Maria Sforza in 1476, he succeeded in gaining control of the regency but did not become duke in name until his nephew Gian Galeazzo Sforza died in 1494.
Swiss Troops Arrest Ludovico Sforza Duke of Milan Ludovico Maria Sforza took charge of the throne with the help of fraudulent means after the death of the sixth Duke of Milan Gian Galeazzo Sforza. After losing a power struggle with King Louis XII of France, he had to leave Milan.
2 (top left) Domenico de’ Cammei (active 1490s) Portrait gem of Gian Galeazzo Sforza, about 1490. Onyx and gold X7047. On loan from The British Museum. Donated by Sir Maurice Rosenheim. 3 (top right) Ducat coin of Ludovico Maria Sforza, about 1494–9. Struck gold X7033. On loan from The British Museum. 4 (bottom) Ambrogio de Predis (about ...
taken from her.6 Her husband, Gian Galeazzo Sforza, whom she married in 1488, died in 1494. It seems that he was poisoned on the orders of his uncle Ludovico Sforza ('il Moro'), who was already de facto ruler of the duchy of
1469 – Gian Galeazzo Sforza, duke of Milan (d. 1494) 1566 – Sigismund III Vasa, Polish and Swedish king (d. 1632) 1583 – Jacob De la Gardie, Swedish soldier and politician, Lord High Constable of Sweden (d. 1652) 1634 – Charles Emmanuel II, duke of Savoy (d. 1675) 1642 – George Hickes, English minister and scholar (d. 1715)
In 1476, Galeazzo was assassinated and was succeeded by his 7-year-old son Gian Galeazzo. His tutor was his mother, Bona of Savoy. In this period of unrest, Simonetta's diplomatic activity was intense.
Galeazzo Maria Sforza and the Castello di Pavia, 1469 Evelyn Samuels Welch A unique group of documents allows a precise reconstruction of two floors of the Visconti-Sforza castle in Pavia as it existed in August 1469. The building itself has been badly damaged, but these records include a survey of the condition of
Władysław died around 2 am on the night from 19 to 20 May 1648. ... Gian Galeazzo Sforza, Duke of Milan: 11. Bona Sforza: 23. Isabella of Naples: 1.