Tag Archives: The Court of Henry VIII

Catherine Howard. Queen of England.

Catherine Howard. Queen of England. Tudor era. Renaissance fashion.

Catherine Howard. Queen of England. Portrait of Hans Holbein the Younger.

Catherine Howard. Queen of England, fifth wife of King Henry VIII.

Portrait of Hans Holbein the Younger.

Catherine Howard c.1521 – 1542. She was from 1540 until 1541 Queen of England and the fifth wife of King Henry VIII. Henry VIII. and Catherine Howard were married on July 28, 1540 at Oatlands Palace, in Surrey, immediately after the annulment of the marriage with Anne of Cleves.

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Sir Thomas More. English statesman in the 16th century.

Sir Thomas More, Hans Holbein the Younger. Tudor era. Renaissance fashion.

Sir Thomas More, 1478-1535. English statesman

Sir Thomas More, 1478 -1535. Portrait of Hans Holbein the Younger.

Sir Thomas More  was an English statesman and humanist author, noted Renaissance humanist, councillor to Henry VIII, and Lord High Chancellor of England from October 1529 to 16 May 1532. He is a saint and martyr of the Roman Catholic Church (Memorial Day June 22). Pope John Paul II in 2000 declared him the “heavenly Patron of Statesmen and Politicians.

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Anne Boleyn. Queen of England.

Anne Boleyn. Queen of England. Hans Holbein. Tudor costume. Renaissance fashion.

Anne Boleyn. Queen of England. Portrait of Hans Holbein the Younger.

Anne Boleyn. Queen of England, wife of Henry VIII.

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