Bianca de' Medici

Bia de’ Medici – A Beloved Child

This article was written by Ezgi Özcan. Bia de’ Medici was born in 1536 as the first child of the Cosimo I, Grand Duke of Tuscany. She was known as Bia, which could be the short version of Bianca or “la Bambina.” The identity of her mother is not clear. Cosimo I and Maria Salviati [read more]