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Special Collections- Vatican Film Library : Popes and Patrons of the BAV

Selected information on the holdings and organization of the VFL library


Papal patronage

Federico Da Montefeltro, Duke of Urbino

            Federico da Montefeltro and His Son Guidobaldo                                   Portrait by Piero della Francesca.
                        by Pedro Berruguete, c. 1475


Christina, Queen of Sweden

Equestrian Portrait of Christina, Queen of Sweden (1626-1689)
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid