Louis IX (1215-70); French. Medium: pen and ink on paper. Date: 1251. Lettre de Saint Louis a son frere pour lui demander des nouvelles de sa mere et ses freres et soeurs ecrite a Caesaree de Palestine; asking for news of his mother, brothers and sisters; written in Caesarea which was re-fortified by Louis during the Sixth Crusade; Provenance: Centre Historique des Archives Nationales, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.