Lorenzo de' Medici, aka Lorenzo the Magnificent, his full name was Lorenzo di Piero de' Medici (1449-1492). He was the eldest son of Piero di Cosimo de' Medici and Lucrezia Tornabuoni. He was a diplomat, politician and patron of scholars, artists, and poets. He is buried in the Medici Chapel in Florence. Portrait by Agnolo Bronzino.
Piero di Cosimo, Simonetta Vespucci as Cleopatra, c. 1480. Musée Condé, Chantilly, France. "La Bella Simonetta" - "La Sans Pareille" - The Unparalleled One - was renowned as the most beautiful woman in Florence. Botticelli is said to have fallen in love with her and based his famous blonde beauties upon her. She died at age 22, in 1476.