Queen Victoria / La reine Victoria
Title / Titre : Queen Victoria / La reine Victoria Creator(s) / Créateur(s) : Unknown / Inconnu Date(s) : Unknown / Inconnu Reference No. / Numéro de référence : MIKAN 2837319, 2895925 collectionscanada.gc.ca/ourl/res.php?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&... collectionscanada.gc.ca/ourl/res.php?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&... Location / Lieu : Unknown / Inconnu Credit / Mention de source : Library and Archives Canada, C-008133 / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada, C-008133
The Stories Behind The Most Iconic Wedding Dresses In History
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ca. 1515 Mary Tudor closeup from portrait with Henry Brandon attributed to Jan Mabuse (Woburn Abbey - Woburn, Bedfordshire UK) | Grand Ladies
Mary goes all out wearing an extensively jeweled dress with a gorgeous French hood in this Mabuse portrait. Her dress has slashed sleeves. If this work dates to around 1515, it shows the outlines of 1500s English and French dress were set early in the century.
David Starkey says the Queen is no Victoria in provocative essay
In an essay that will infuriate royalists, the historian says that unlike Victoria, who is the face of 19th century Britain, the Queen's talent has been to simply 'keep the royal show on the road'.
Catherine Howard, Countess of Nottingham, Daughter of Henry Carey, Granddaughter of Mary Boleyn, Great Niece of Anne Boleyn
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