"La Sultana Rossa" by Titian. c 1550 oil on canvas. Roxelana, the wife of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent, the longest-serving ruler of the Ottoman Empire. From the collection of the John and Mable Ringling Museum, Sarasota, FL.
Nurbanu Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: نور بانو سلطان, ca. 1525 – 7 December was the favourite consort and later wife of Sultan Selim II of the Ottoman Empire, mother of Sultan Murad III, and de facto co-ruler as the Valide Sultan for nine years from 1574 until
Sultan Selim II (reigned LACMA Selim II (reigned Turkey, circa Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper mounted on an album leaf.The Edwin Binney, Collection of Turkish Art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art