Gown worn by Queen Elizabeth I Elizabeth I was queen regnant of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. Sometimes called "The Virgin Queen", "Gloriana" or "Good Queen Bess", Elizabeth was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty

Gown worn by Queen Elizabeth I Elizabeth I was queen of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. Sometimes called "The Virgin Queen", "Gloriana" or "Good Queen Bess", Elizabeth was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty

Jane Seymour's  (Queen of England, 3rd wife of King Henry VIII) wedding dress.  You can see King Henry's wedding outfit too.

Jane Seymour's wedding dress --- The Tudors -- an Irish-Canadian historical fiction television series set primarily in sixteenth-century England. Jane Seymour was Queen of England from 1536 to 1537 as the third wife of King Henry VIII.

Tudor sword of Henry VIII @ Ashmolean Museum, Oxford 1500-1600, rock crystal and gilt silver

Tudor sword of Henry VIII @ Ashmolean Museum, Oxford rock crystal and gilt silver. Henry VIII was known to be (in his youth and prime) very fit and athletic.

Portraits of Henry's six wives all lined up!

king henry the viii wives-these come from an interesting series of portraits-I forgot the artist's name though!

The "Phoenix" portrait has always been my favorite. Elizabeth I is one of my all time favorite monarchs.

With Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn as your parents.it's bound to be complicated. Elizabeth I, Tudor monarch, in the famous Rainbow Portrait. She was the daughter of Ann Boleyn and Henry VIII. About time she had a meme.

In search of Henry VIII's final queen: Sudeley Castle, and the sad story of Katherine Parr

In search of Henry VIII's final queen: Sudeley Castle, and the sad story of Katherine Parr

In search of Henry VIII& final queen: Sudeley Castle, and the sad story of Katherine Parr

Changed the course of England with his lust.    Henry VIII succeeded his father, Henry VII as the second Tudor monarch. Henry’s six wives and marriages were driven as much by a need for sons as infatuation. In order. his wives were Catherine or Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Kathryn Howard and Katherine Parr. Two ended by execution, and ultimately caused a schism with Rome and the Dissolution of the Monasteries. Parliament proclaimed Henry head of the Church in England…

Thumbnail color image of Henry VIII aka. Henry VIII of England, Henry Tudor, by George Stuart.

Sudeley Castle, Queen Elizabeth I window--The Castle was once home to Queen Katherine Parr, the last and surviving wife of King Henry VIII. Henry himself, Anne Boleyn, Lady Jane Grey, Queen Elizabeth 1 and Richard III have all played a part in Sudeley’s story.

Sudeley Castle, Queen Elizabeth I window

Sudeley Castle, Queen Elizabeth I window—The Castle was once home to Queen Katherine Parr, the last and surviving wife of King Henry VIII. (via Sudeley Castle, Queen Elizabeth I window « Photo Maestro)

16th century wedding gown. Green was the preferred color for 15th-16th century wedding gowns because it was thought to be a symbol of fertility

Green was the preferred color for century wedding gowns because it was thought to be a symbol of fertility" If this isn't a costume or reproduction, I'll eat my Tudor bonnet.

Anne Cleeves, fourth wife of Henry VIII, by Hans Holbein the Younger (1497-1543). It was on the basis of this portrait that Henry VIII chose her to be his fourth Queen.

Anne of Cleves was the fourth wife of King Henry VIII. The marriage was declared unconsumated and she was never crowned. Hans Holbein the Younger - Portrait of Anne of Cleves - 1539 - Parchment mounted on Canvas

Charles Brandon and Princess Mary Tudor- love that braved Henry VIII's displeasure

Princess Mary Tudor, sister of king Henry VIII, and her and last Husband Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk, K.

Jane Seymour (c. 1508 – 24 October 1537) was Queen of England as the third wife of King Henry VIII. She succeeded Anne Boleyn as queen consort in May 1536. She died of postnatal complications less than two weeks after the birth of her only child, a son who reigned as Edward VI. She was the only one of Henry's wives to receive a queen's funeral, and his only consort to be buried beside him in St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, as she was the only consort to have a male heir to survive…

Jane Seymour (c. 1508 – 24 October was Queen of England as the third wife of King Henry VIII. She succeeded Anne Boleyn as queen consort in May She died of postnatal complications less than two weeks after the birth of her only child, a son wh

Henry VIII and Wolsey

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Henry VIII and Wolsey ~ Cardinal Wolsey: Henry VIII's most able and devoted minister, betrayed. Thomas Wolsey born a butcher’s son, rose in Tudor times to Archbishop of York while serving both Henry VII and Henry VIII.

Edward VI. This portrait is an obvious attempt to link Edward, the only legitimate son of Henry VIII, to his father. That pose is unmistakable. Unfortunately, Edward died while he was still a teenager, so he never had the chance to develop the mature confidence that he's (probably) feigning here.

King Edward VI of England, only son of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour. The artist clearly imitates the dominating pose of King Henry VIII in this painting of Henry's only surviving son, Edward VI.

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