Franke Lambetechio (1996) in Collage with Gabrielle d'Estrées and One of Her Sisters, the Duchess of Villars (c. 1594)

• The Richelieu Wing, The Louvre Museum, Paris • Franke's bicycle racing outfit courtesy of Peter Berlin

Gabrielle d'Estrées (at right) was the mistress, confidante and advisor to the French king Henry IV (1553-1610)