Picture Of Elizabeth Bathory

Picture Of Elizabeth Bathory

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This is a fairly contemporary copy of original portrait of the Countess Elizabeth Bathory from 1585 which is lost, probably painted in the late 16th century. She was 25 on the original portrait.

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Public domain

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Vampire Elizabeth Bathory

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