Poppaea Sabina

Many-times Divorced Beauty.
AKA
Wife of Nero
Poppaea Sabina the Younger
Born
40
Died
65
Portrait Year
65
Portrait Age
25

During her second marriage Pompaea Sabina caught the eye of Nero, who had her divorce her husband and marry him. Theirs was a stormy relationship, which ended when Nero kicked the pregnant Pompaea to death.

Restorers' Comment: The original white dress was re-cut and dyed red to add to her drama