Fourth wife of King Henry VIII. The marriage was later annulled. Painted by Hans Holbein the Younger.Wallpaper and background photos of Anne of Cleves, Fourth WIfe of King Henry VIII of England for fans of Kings and Queens images.
Some of my favorite time period history reading. Elizabeth of York and Jane Seymour: detail from the Whitechapel Mural, copy by van Leemput after Holbein, (Thurley, p. Tudor dress but with a century vertical/conical silouhette.
A detail from a posthumous portrait of Katherine Willoughby d'Eresby & her husband, Richard Bertie, likely commissioned by their descendant Lady Anne Bertie (wife of Sir William Courtenay, Bart of Powderham Castle).
Queen Jane Seymour, Third Wife of Henry VIII Henry actually claimed Jane to be his most beloved of wives, and the one he regretted most (mother of his only living son) most likely because she didn't live long enough for him to tire of her
Queen Elizabeth I., circa late Possibly one of the portraits done for distribution, with Her Majesty's approval. So popular and in demand were her portraits, Elizabeth permitted mass production of her image, for the people.