I gave The Borgia's a try yesterday and, while a little disappointed, I'm delighted that it led to my reading more about the beautiful and scandelous Lucrezia.
Her first husband was Giovanni Sforza, when he no longer met her father's political ends, it is rumored that his execution was ordered and Lucrezia helped him escape to Rome.
|Belinni portrait believed to be Giovanni Sforza|
|Alfonso I d'Este|
In addition to her husbands, Lucrezia is believed to have been romantically involved with:
Her father's messenger, Perotto, rumored, along with Ceasere, to be the father of her first child.
Her brother in law, Francesco II Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua:
|Francesco II Gonzaga|
The poet Pietro Bembo:
|Pietro Bembo by Raffael|
And Pierre Terrail, seigneur de Bayard: